Where did the red topaz birthstone come from?

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Date created: Wed, Sep 15, 2021 9:40 AM
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  • An alternate explanation, especially popular in Brazil, is that it dates from an 1881 visit by Brazilian Emperor Pedro II to Ouro Preto—the town closest to Brazil’s most productive topaz mines–and the gift of a reddish topaz to him.

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