Bible Verses About Precious Stones

Precious Stones.
    Dug out of the earth  Job 28:5,6
    Brought from Ophir  1Ki 10:11; 2Ch 9:10
    Brought from Sheba  1Ki 10:1,2; Eze 27:22
    Called
      Stones of fire.  Eze 28:14,16
      Stones to be set.  1Ch 29:2
      Jewels.  Isa 61:10; Eze 16:12
      Precious jewels.  2Ch 20:25; Pr 20:15
    Of great variety  1Ch 29:2
    Of many colours  1Ch 29:2
    Brilliant and glittering  1Ch 29:2; Re 21:11
    Mentioned in scripture
      Agate.  Ex 28:19; Isa 54:12
      Amethyst.  Ex 28:19; Re 21:20
      Beryl.  Da 10:6; Re 21:20
      Carbuncle.  Ex 28:17; Isa 54:12
      Coral.  Job 28:18
      Chalcedony.  Re 21:19
      Chrysolite.  Re 21:20
      Chrysoprasus.  Re 21:20
      Diamond.  Ex 28:18; Jer 17:1; Eze 28:13
      Emerald.  Eze 27:16; Re 4:3
      Jacinth.  Re 9:17; 21:20
      Jasper.  Re 4:3; 21:11,19
      Onyx.  Ex 28:20; Job 28:16
      Pearl.  Job 28:18; Mt 13:45,46; Re 21:21
      Ruby.  Job 28:18; La 4:7
      Sapphire.  Ex 24:10; Eze 1:26
      Sardine or Sardius.  Ex 28:17; Re 4:3
      Sardonyx.  Re 21:20
      Topaz.  Job 28:19; Re 21:20
    Highly prized by the ancients  Pr 17:8
    Extensive commerce in  Eze 27:22; Re 18:12
    Often given as presents  1Ki 10:2,10
    Art of engraving upon, early known to the Jews  Ex 28:9,11,21
    Art of setting, known to the Jews  Ex 28:20
    Used for
      Adorning the high priest's ephod.  Ex 28:12
      Adorning the breastplate of judgment.  Ex 28:17-20; 39:10-14
      Decorating the person.  Eze 28:13
      Ornamenting royal crowns.  2Sa 12:30
      Setting in seals and rings.  Song 5:12
      Adorning the temple.  2Ch 3:6
      Honouring idols.  Da 11:38
    A part of the treasure of kings  2Ch 32:27
    Given by the Jews for the tabernacle  Ex 25:7
    Prepared by David for the temple  1Ch 29:2
    Given by chief men for the temple  1Ch 29:8
    Illustrative of
      Preciousness of Christ.  Isa 28:16; 1Pe 2:6
      Beauty and stability of the church.  Isa 54:11,12
      Saints.  Mal 3:17; 1Co 3:12
      Seductive splendour and false glory of the apostasy.  Re 17:4; 18:16
      Worldly glory of nations.  Eze 28:13-16
      Glory of heavenly Jerusalem.  Re 21:11
      Stability of heavenly Jerusalem.  Re 21:19