- bloodstock industry,
Origin of bloodstone
Examples from the Web for bloodstone
A good deal of bloodstone comes from India, where it occurs in the Deccan traps, and is cut and polished at Cambay.
But after it has dried, polish it with a tooth or bloodstone carefully filed and polished, upon a smooth and shining horn tablet.Illumination and its Development in the Present Day|Sidney Farnsworth
March—Bloodstone—Courage, and success in dangers and hazardous enterprises.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
The cases were sometimes of crystal or bloodstone, and enamelled designs and chased gold work were predominant features.Chats on Old Clocks|Arthur Hayden
The amethyst protected its wearer from drunkenness; the bloodstone cured anemia; while the opal was supposed to portend evil.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh