Gemstones of the United States

By: Dorothy M. Schlegel

Price: $7.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


USGS Bulletin 1942-G. Paper wraps, some sunning to cover, contents fine. Overview of gem minerals found in the United States, as well as a section on the technical aspects of gems, from cuts to treatments to synthetics, imitation and assembled stones. A useful summary of major and minor gemstones in the United States. 51 pages.

Title: Gemstones of the United States

Author Name: Dorothy M. Schlegel

Categories: Mineralogy, Geology, Rocks & Minerals, Gemology, USGS Bulletins,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1957

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Item: 0.20 Pound

Seller ID: 000169

Keywords: Gem, gemology, gemstone, mineral, geology, treatment, synthetic, imitation, assembled, diamond, emerald, sapphire, ruby, chrysoberyl, feldspar, turquoise, garnet, jade, quartz, lapis lazuli, opal, spodumene, topaz, tourmaline, beryl, aquamarine, heliodor, morganite, corundum.,