Asterism: Gems With a Star

By: Martin P. Steinbach

Price: $275.00

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Book Condition: New


New book, in original shrink wrap. A magnificent tome on all things asterated in the gem world. This book is by far the most authoritative work on the phenomena of star and catseye gemstones. Informative, well written and enjoyable to read, the author shares his lifelong passion with star gems. With over 1,000 full-color photographs and an extensive bibliography, this book belongs on the shelf of every gemologist, gem dealer and collector of fine gemstones.

Title: Asterism: Gems With a Star

Author Name: Martin P. Steinbach

Categories: Mineralogy, Crystallography, Mining History, Chinese & Asian History, Gemology, Lapidary Arts, Gemstones & Jewelry,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Idar-Oberstein, Germany, MPS Publishing and Media: 2016

ISBN Number: 300050494X

ISBN Number 13: 9783000504945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 9.50 Pound

Seller ID: 000223

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