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Gemmology

by Peter G. Read

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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann in Oxford, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones.,
  • Gems.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-268) and index.

    StatementP.G. Read.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS752 .R44 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 326 p. :
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6803775M
    ISBN 100750644117
    LC Control Number00266100

    Since Gemmology was published, readers have used it to gain an in-depth appreciation of the science of gemmology, its history, and third edition has been completely revised to cover the latest methods of gem enhancement and identification, as well as /5(31). Gemmology is a text for students preparing for the Gemmological Association's Preliminary and Diploma examinations. The book is more expansive and up-to-date than the author's earlier book.

    This book is a most useful contribution to the literature and can only assist Australian student of gemmology' The Australian Gemmologist 'This readable book on gemmology is slanted to both beginning and advanced students of the science of gemmology, and like Read's previous book on this subject will probably become a standard text.'. GIA (Gemological Institute of America) houses perhaps the world’s most comprehensive collection documenting the history, science, business, and art of gems and jewelry. This online collection from the Richard T. Liddicoat Gemological Library and Information Center presents some of the most unique and rare books in the library’s collection. GIA is a nonprofit institute dedicated to research.

    Gemmology Education, and Jewellery Industry Development. No need to travel! Study near where you live and work, with an interesting, inspiring and experienced teacher. MEET KERRY. I specialise in practical gem testing focussing on efficiency and simplicity, I am a teacher, a writer and a dealer at heart. I entered the jewellery industry The Gemmological Association of Great Britain, or Gem-A, is the world’s longest established provider of gem and jewellery education. Our Gemmology Diploma evolved from the first gem course proposed for the UK jewellery trade in , and our prestigious Gemmology and Diamonds Diplomas — taught in seven different languages and 26 countries around the world — are recognised throughout the.


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