Rose-topaz

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Rose-topaz an artificial colour of the true topaz produced by heat
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. róse—L. rosa, Gr. rhodon.

Usage

In literature:

Some were deep sapphire blue; others rose pink; still others a delicate topaz color.
"The Sea Fairies" by L. Frank Baum
The pink topaz shows rose-colour in one direction and yellow in another.
"The Chemistry, Properties and Tests of Precious Stones" by John Mastin
Pearls, opals, moonstones, turquoise and topaz, all flowers may be worn, also pansies, sweet peas, and pale tinted roses.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
Her dress, a colour de rose satin, her ornaments, necklace and earrings of pink topaz.
"Dilemmas of Pride, (VOL 1 OF 3)" by Margracia Loudon
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