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hand-book of precious stones

Meyer D. Rothschild

hand-book of precious stones

by Meyer D. Rothschild

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M. D. Rothschild
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., iii, 5-143 p.
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14520054M
    LC Control Number08037266

    THE RUBY (JACYNTH) Of all the stones the yaqut (ruby) has the first place in grade, beauty, and rank. God has likened the houris of Paradise to it: (In beauty) like the jacynth and the coral-stone. (33) The best variety of the ruby comprises several kinds: the white, dust-coloured, black, yellow, and red. Of these kinds the red is regarded as the best, as the dust-coloured and black appear. The Gemstone Book Gemstones, Organic Substances & Artificial Products — Terminology & Classification (Including precious stones, gemstones, ornamental stones, organic substances, stones requiring general and specific information on their modifications, synthetic stones, artificial stones and imitations) CIBJO standard EFile Size: 1MB.

      Written by gem expert, writer, and curator Cally Hall of London’s Natural History Museum, and packed with detailed information on gemstone properties, varieties, and more, DK’s Smithsonian Handbook of Gemstones is the clearest identification to natural and synthetic gemstones for beginners and established enthusiasts : DK. abookof preciousstones theidentificationofgemsand gemminerals,andanaccount oftheirscientific,commercial, artistic,andhistoricalaspects by juliuswodiska with46illustrations incolorandinblackandwhite 'ssons newyorkandlondon preciousstones .

    Must reads if you’re serious about developing your knowledge of gemstones. Gem Encyclopedia. Recommended Books on Gemology. Must reads if you’re serious about developing your knowledge of gemstones a Data Handbook. Springer, Berlin, New York. Richard T. Liddicoat Gemological Library. Search GIA's library catalog of 57, books. The Magical Power of Gemstones and Crystals An Online Psychic Course by Tana Hoy (Complete Course Book) Chapter 1: What are Gemstones and Crystals? Gemstones are attractive pieces of stone that are prized for their beauty. Because of this, they are often crafted into jewelry. Apart from their aesthetic value, gemstones.


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DIAMOND. The most precious of gemstones, has been known from ancient times in Indian and other eastern countries, known as Vajra = hirak (Sanskrit); both the terms are used in the different Indian is, commercially, also the most important gemstone, because it is the hardest, the most imperishable and the most brilliant of minerals.

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A Book of Precious Stones: The Identification of Gems and Gem Minerals, and an Account of Their Scientific, Commercial, Artistic, and Historical Aspects Julius Wodiska G. P. Putnam's sons, - Precious stones - pages.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rothschild, Meyer D.

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