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Rock Crystal

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The specimens which enclose hair-like substances are called Thetis’s hair-stone, Venus’s hair-stone, Venus’s pencils, Cupid’s net, Cupid’s arrows, etc.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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