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Title Gem : the definitive visual guide / foreword by Aja Raden.
Publication New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016.
Edition First American edition.
Description 440 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Call # 553.8 G
Note Includes index.
Summary Whether you're interested in fine jewelry or mineralogy, this book provides in-depth information about all the major gem types. The text reveals the riches of the Earth from raw minerals to jewelry pieces. It also explains the science, history, and mythology that surround the gems.
Contents Introduction -- Native elements -- Gemstones -- Organic gems -- Rock gems and rocks.
Subject Precious stones.
Precious metals.
Gems. (OCoLC)fst00939558
Jewelry. (OCoLC)fst00982535
Precious metals. (OCoLC)fst01074884
Precious stones. (OCoLC)fst01074901
Addl. Author Raden, Aja, writer of foreword.
Smithsonian Institution.
Alt Title Smithsonian Gem
ISBN 1465453563 (hardcover) :
9781465453563 (hardcover) :

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