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Gemstones : Identifying and Using the World's Most Fabulous Rocks
Gemstones : Identifying and Using the World's Most Fabulous Rocks
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Author(s): Crowe, Judith
ISBN No.: 9781632506825
Pages: 192
Year: 201907
Format: Trade Cloth (Hard Cover)
Price: £20.93
Dispatch delay: Dispatched between 7 to 15 days
Status: Available From Our Suppliers (Active record)

Learn to identify gemstones in and for jewelry with this must-have guide! Packed with fascinating gemological details and up-to-date information on more than 70 of the most exquisite gemstones, Gemstones is the reference guide you need to identify a variety of gems. Join leading expert Judith Crowe as she shares: Accurate information on how to identify gemstones and how the gem trade operates so you can buy with confidence. Detailed information on the treatments, imitations, pricing, cuts, sources, and gem appraisals. Covers the common pitfalls in identifying stones and clarifies areas of confusion and misidentification. Practical gemological information on colored gemstones, diamonds, and organic gems. Plus historical context for those buying and selling antique and vintage gem-set jewelry. Jewelers and designer goldsmiths, lapidaries and gem cutters, stone setters, gemologists, geologists, or anyone interested in gemstones and gem-set jewelry, Gemstones has the information you're looking for.

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