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  • The gems of onyx, carnelian and agate are later and bear various figures, and in some cases Arabic inscriptions.
  • For this purpose Koch ground up tubercle bacilli in an agate mortar and treated them with distilled water until practically no deposit remained.
  • The town is celebrated for its manufacture of agate and carnelian ornaments, of reputation principally in China.
  • Other precious stones found are chalcedony, garnet, jacinth, amethyst, carnelian, agate, rock-crystals, &c. Amber is found at Magura in Zsepes, while fine marble quarries are found in the counties of Esztergom, Komarom, Veszprem and Szepes.
  • Our chalcedony was probably included by the ancients among the various kinds of jasper and agate, especially the varieties termed "leucachates" and "cerachates."
 

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