sapphire

sapphire

A gem composed of corundum, blue in color. The references in (Exod 24:10) and (Ezek 1:26) and (Ezek 10:1) may be to lapis lazuli.

Exod 24:10

10and they saw the God of Israel. Under his feet there was something like a pavement of sapphire stone, like the very heaven for clearness.

Ezek 1:26

26And above the dome over their heads there was something like a throne, in appearance like sapphire; and seated above the likeness of a throne was something th ... View more

Ezek 10:1

God's Glory Leaves Jerusalem
1Then I looked, and above the dome that was over the heads of the cherubim there appeared above them something like a sapphire, in ... View more

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