User:Miwasatoshi/List of gemstones and ornamental stones

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This is a list of minerals, mineraloids, and other materials used as gemstones and ornamental stones of various grades. This compilation includes rare collector's gems, which are sometimes unsuitable for use in jewelry due to softness, light and heat sensitivity, water solubility, or in rare cases, radioactivity.


Inorganic mineraloids and rocks[edit]

Stones of organic origin[edit]

Synthetics and simulants[edit]

Naturally occurring inorganic pigments[edit]

Non-naturally occurring inorganic pigments[edit]

Natural organic dyes and pigments[edit]

Other dyes and pigments[edit]