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A dichroscope is a pocket instrument used in the field of gemology, and can be used to test transparent gemstones (crystals). Experienced gemologists, observing the pleochroism of some gems, can successfully detect gemstones from other artificial stones using this instrument.Apart from jewelry, from earliest antiquity engraved gems and hardstone carvings, such as cups, were
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