Florian Faure's scientific contributions

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... For these reasons, several studies have been conducted in collaboration with the world's most well-known-international gemological institutes. Among all of these studies, we can cite the example of the characterization study of the Talisman of Charlemagne, for which Panczer and co-authors (2019) [31] identified all the gemstones set (nine lateral stones, eight pearls, and one central stone for each talisman side, plus nine lateral stones and eight pearls set on the talisman's border) and hypothesized a Sri Lankan (Ceylon historical mines) origin for the huge sapphire set on the backside of the talisman, due to scientific gemological analyses. Another one is the study of the Iron Crown, kept at the altar of the Teodolinda Chapel in the Cathedral of Monza (Italy). ...