Secrets Of The Gem Trade

Author: Richard Wise
Publisher: Brunswick House, Csi
ISBN: 9780972822329
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Finally the real truth about how master jewellers, gemmologists and major auction houses value diamonds and colored gemstones.

Secrets Of The Gem Trade

Author: Richard W. Wise
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ISBN: 9780972822381
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The definitive book for anyone wanting to learn how the best gemologists in the world evaluate precious gems, and what makes one stone merely a good stone versus a truly fabulous museum-quality gem.

The French Blue

Author: Richard W. Wise
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780972822367
Size: 67.68 MB
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For the first 300 years of its existence, this fabulous diamond was called The French Blue. After being cut and stolen, and cut again, The French Blue is now known throughout the world as the Hope Diamond.

Gemstones Of Afghanistan

Author: Gary W. Bowersox
Publisher: GeoVision, Inc.
ISBN: 9780945005193
Size: 26.71 MB
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A richly illustrated volume directed to gemologists and serious gem collectors.

Stoned

Author: Aja Raden
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062334719
Size: 79.35 MB
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Studded with lively personalities and fascinating details, Stoned tells the remarkable story of our abiding desire for the rare and extraordinary. What does the diamond on your finger have to do with the GI Bill?

Diamond

Author: Brahm Janse
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780983632351
Size: 75.21 MB
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Diamond is associated with ideals of purity, love, nobility, and wealth and with curses, corruption, and poverty.

Gemstones

Author: Eduard Josef Gübelin
Publisher: Gem Guides Book Company
ISBN: 9780945005360
Size: 65.61 MB
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"This book offers the reader a insight into the fascinating world of gemstones.

Russian Alexandrites

Author: Karl Schmetzer
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783510652624
Size: 71.93 MB
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In this book the authors present an historical overview of emerald mining in the Urals, the discovery of Russian alexandrites in the Uralian emerald mines, the naming and historical use of alexandrites and their appearance and display in ...

The Jeweler S Directory Of Gemstones

Author: Judith Crowe
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781770851085
Size: 38.12 MB
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Presents information on gemstone specifications, locations, types, treatments, imitations, and pricing, and describes how they are formed, designed, handled, appraised, and purchased.