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Slide set: [Mining precious stones in Burma] (lecture: Underwood and Underwood, at least 7 slides, n.d.)

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Burmese natives dredging the river-bed and searching dried gravel for rubies, Mogok, Burma
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Crude native method of washing the ruby laden gravel, in the rich mines of Mogok, Upper Burma
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Ruby cutting in a native shop -- with rude tools, but producing remarkable gems, in the famous mines of Mogok, Burma
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3 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3007923

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 May 2021

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