Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Episode 272 – In Memoriam: Muzzafar ad-Din

“I want that yellow diamond!” [MAZA] 

The Masters Class series continues, and this time, Peter Blau instructs us on some finer points of geology and of geopolitical history. 

"The Adventure of the Mazarin Stone" featured a yellow diamond, and yet, the Crown Jewels don't contain a diamond of that color. So what was the gem and where did it originate? It's just a Trifle.

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Music credits

Performers: Uncredited violinist, US Marine Chamber Orchestra
Publisher Info.: Washington, DC: United States Marine Band


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