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  • The best crystallized specimens of any mica are afforded by the small brilliant crystals of biotite, which encrust cavities in the limestone blocks ejected from Monte Somma, Vesuvius.
  • A very superior kind, obtained by allowing the juice to encrust pieces of wood or straws inserted in the cuts, is called manna a cannolo.
  • Lumps of manganese oxide, with a black, shining outer surface, are also characteristic of this deposit, and frequently encrust pieces of pumice or animal remains.
  • Annie Laurie specializes in Brides and Maids tiaras and head-dresses, from the simple floral head band to the gem encrusted tiara.
  • Both types are often encrusted with a black deposit which visually certainly seems likely to have been formed by burnt fat.

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