Gem Cutting

Author: John Sinkankas
Publisher: Churchill & Dunn, Limited
ISBN: 9781626540491
Size: 64.80 MB
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Sinkankas also advises on selecting and buying rough gemstones. A section on the description and treatment of gemstones has been expanded in this second edition to include more species and accommodate recent information on each.

Cabochon Cutting

Author: Jack R. Cox
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780935182279
Size: 11.57 MB
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Illustrations, photos, and detailed instructions show how to cut a cabochon. Everything to start a craftsperson on the way to expert cutting. Answers all the questions from dopping to setting stones.

Amateur Gemstone Faceting Volume 1

Author: Tom Herbst
Publisher: Facetable Books
ISBN: 9783000474743
Size: 39.32 MB
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Amateur faceter Tom Herbst lays out the steps necessary to transform a shapeless lump of rock into a glittering jewel that is unique and valuable.

Gemstones Of The World

Author: Walter Schumann
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402768293
Size: 41.64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Provides detailed information regarding the physical characteristics and unique traits of more than 1,800 precious and semiprecious stones, as well as discussing gemstone structure, production, name origin, and symbolism.

Model Making For Jewelry Casting

Author: Richard D. Austin
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 23.97 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Finally a book for the hobbyist and craftsperson who prefers purchasing already
finished gemstones, .nountings and findings for assembling beautiful and
nteresting jewelry. Detailed ... This book gives step-by-step instructions tor simple
and major projects, with a minimum of equipment and raw materials, most of
which can be purchased at local hobby and craft shops. ... A book for the gem
cutter who has learned to cut cabochons in the standard shapes and wishes to
extend his art.

Collecting Rocks Gems And Minerals

Author: Patti Polk
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1440246157
Size: 32.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Arranged by category and color of stone, provides values and tips for identifying, locating, buying, and collecting rocks, gems, and minerals.

Gemcraft

Author: Lelande Quick
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781494037840
Size: 30.60 MB
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This is a new release of the original 1959 edition.

Facet Cutters Handbook

Author: Edward J. Soukup
Publisher: Gem Guides Book Company
ISBN: 9780910652063
Size: 10.34 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book contains everything the reader needs to know in order to facet gemstones expertly.

Advanced Cabochon Cutting

Author: Jack R. Cox
Publisher: Gembooks
ISBN: 9780910652148
Size: 38.97 MB
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Learn how to master special shaped cabochon cutting, assembled stones, star stones, and cat's eyes. Special sections on opal and jade.