By: James E. Shigley, editor
Carlsbad, California, Gemological Institute of America: 2005
Seller ID: 000228
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: As New
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, inc... View More...