Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps Featuring
Zircon


Mineral Name: Zircon

Composition: Zirconium silicate

Nomenclature: Obscure origin; name possibly derived from "jargon" or "jarcon" which it has been called.

Industrial Uses: Gemstone, scientific uses (dating).

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Thailand : Scott 626 : 4 baht : 7 Jun 1972

Zircon; quartz