5000 Years Of Gems And Jewelry

Author: Frances Rogers
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In the South especially, the wealthy planter, selling his cotton and indigo abroad,
spent money with a free hand, importing for his own use gems, jewelry and
silverplate. Many an old will lists, “My diamond rings and other jewelry.” In most
cases the jewelry itself has disappeared or, more likely, has suffered the same
fate as so many jewels of the past and been reset in unrecognizable forms. We
are therefore largely dependent for information concerning it on old records. One
record ...

Jewelry Gems The Buying Guide

Author: Antoinette Leonard Matlins
Publisher: Gemstone Press
ISBN: 0943763711
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A guide to buying jewelry and gems, including diamonds, colored gemstones, design, selecting a reputable jeweler, price guides, charts, and tables.

Gems And Jewelry

Author: Joel E. Arem
ISBN: 9780945005094
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This new edition of the classic consumer guide to precious stones and their settings is packed full of color photographs and comprehensive information about gems in a portable format.

Gems And Jewelry Appraising

Author: Anna M. Miller
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1468414046
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Jewelry Antiquities There is a fascinating category of jewelry so obscure and
specialized that obtaining any value information is difficult to impossible. The
class is called jewelry antiquities. Hand-wrought, sometimes wondrously detailed
fragments of other civilizations, these ancient gems and jewelry treasures are
most often seen in museums—protected from the light, elements, and the public
in glass display cases. There is a small collector's market for jewelry antiquities,
and various ...

Jewelry Gems For Self Discovery

Author: Shakti Carola Navran
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738714437
Size: 38.25 MB
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Gems and crystals have metaphysical and healing qualities that can support you physically, emotionally, and spiritually. This innovative guide will help you choose a piece of jewelry ideal for your unique life path.

Jewelry Gems The Buying Guide

Author: Antoinette Matlins
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401174636
Size: 66.99 MB
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ANTOINETTE LEONARD MATLINS is Gemology Editor for National Jeweler and
her articles and comments on gems, jewelry, and gem investment appear in
many national and international consumer and trade publications. She is a noted
lecturer and popular TV talk show guest. Trained by her father, Antonio C.
Bonanno, she has gained wide recognition as a leading consumer affairs
spokeswoman in the jewelry field, and has played a major role in educating the
consumer about ...


Author: Liana Paredes
Publisher: Giles
ISBN: 9781907804922
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The Merriweather Post collection offers an enthralling glimpse into one of the most remarkable, and intact, collections of jewelry ever amassed.