Precious gems of Sri Lanka | Sunday Observer

Precious gems of Sri Lanka

1 May, 2022

Sri Lanka is gifted with many gems. The most common are the blue sapphire, pink sapphire, alexandrite, cat’s eye and ruby. Almost all the gem formations in Sri Lanka are in the Central high-grade metamorphic terrain of the Highland Complex.

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