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 Jews’ Sabbath.Jewels 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jewels
 
in heraldry.   1
   The topaz represents “or” (gold), or the planet Sol.   2
   The pearl or crystal represents “argent” (silver), or the planet Luna.   3
   The ruby represents “gules” (red), or the planet Mars.   4
   The sapphire represents “azure” (blue), or the planet Jupiter.   5
   The diamond represents “sable” (black), or the planet Saturn.   6
   The emerald represents “vert” (green), or the planet Venus.   7
   The amethyst represents “purpure” (purple), or the planet Mercury.   8
 


 Jews’ Sabbath.Jewels 

 
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