Synthetic Diamonds

By: James E. Shigley, editor

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Great condition, like new, in a slip-case. This publication is a compilation of articles published over a 40 year period in Gems & Gemology, the journal of the Gemological Institute of America. It represents the best information available on synthetic diamonds up to its publication. The articles are grouped into sections on early history and introduction into the jewelry trade, advances in manufacture and treatment, high-pressure high-temperature (HPHT) synthetics and chemical vapor deposition (CVD) diamonds. An excellent reference for the gemologist, diamond dealer and jeweler. 294 pages, including numerous color photos, tables and a large fold-out chart in the rear pocket.

Title: Synthetic Diamonds

Author Name: James E. Shigley, editor

Categories: Industrial Technology, Mineralogy, Crystallography, Chemistry, Gems & Gemology, Gemology, Gemstones & Jewelry,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Carlsbad, California, Gemological Institute of America: 2005

ISBN Number: 0873110501

ISBN Number 13: 9780873110501

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 3.50 Pound

Seller ID: 000228

Keywords: Diamond, synthetic, synthesized, created, man-made. treatment, HPHT CVD, chemical, vapor, gem, gemstone, gemology, gemmology, crystal, laboratory, De Beers, General Electric, Sumitomo, Chatham, Russia, Russian, Gemesis, high-pressure, high-temperature, deposition, film, gem-quality, GIA, Gemological Institute of America.,