Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

By: June Culp Zeitner

Price: $50.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine

New book, but may display some scuffing to cover. A complete handbook of gem materials used in the lapidary arts (for faceting, cabbing and carving). Descriptions of the physical properties, major localities, uses, known synthetics and simulants, and best compounds to use for polishing. A must have book in every rockhound, lapidary, and jeweler's library.

Title: Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

Author Name: June Culp Zeitner

Categories: Rocks & Minerals, Mineralogy, Gemology, Gemstones & Jewelry, Lapidary Arts,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1996

ISBN Number: 0945005245

ISBN Number 13: 9780945005247

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 2.40 Pound

Seller ID: 000051

Keywords: Gem, gemstone, gemology, lapidary, jewelry, jeweler, lapidary, properties, polishing, cutting, cabochon, faceting, carving, locality, hardness, quartz, agate, beryl, corundum, ruby, sapphire, emerald, tourmaline, spinel, amethyst, jade, pearl, garnet, serpentine, kunzite, jet, opal, jasper.,