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A key to precious stones

Spencer, Leonard James

A key to precious stones

by Spencer, Leonard James

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Published by Emerson Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby L. J. Spencer
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 237 p.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22807357M

    The traditional list of gemstones that are considered precious stones are: All other gemstones are considered as being semi precious stones. These are old terms and not necessarily true these days. To view the treatments associated with each of these stones, visit our . Books on Gems and Gemstones. A special section is devoted to rocks as precious stones, including alabaster, onyx, obsidian, and fossils. Organic gem materials are also covered, such as coral, ivory, amber, and pearl, plus new on the market stones like charoite. , key documents, worksheets and pricing data included. This resource offers.

    Most precious stones belong to such formations as granitic, gneissic, porphyritic rocks, and are generally found in the débris of such; and although certain diamond-bearing soils may be of a comparatively recent age, they are for all that made up of the constituents of the older rocks. Corundum, sapphire, and ruby are found in gneiss, granite, mica slate, chlorite slate, dolomite, or granular. Precious Stones: A Book of Reference for Jewellers (Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, ), by Wallis Richard Cattelle (illustrated HTML pages at ) Precious Stones and Gems, Their History, Sources and Characteristics (sixth edition; London: George Bell and Sons, ), by Edwin W. Streeter (illustrated HTML pages.

    Blue-green stains are seen in every direction among the decomposed rocks, but the turquoise in mass is extremely rare, and many tons of the rocks may be broken without finding a single stone that a jeweler or collector would value as a gem. The waste or debris excavated in the former workings covers an area which extends over twenty acres at least. A key To Precious Stones 3rd ed. pages. with a few plates and Rating: % positive.


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