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“Gems to Jewels,” mineral and gemstone booklet

“Gems to Jewels,” mineral and gemstone booklet

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“Gems to Jewels,” mineral and gemstone booklet

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“Gems to Jewels,” mineral and gemstone booklets; contains an introduction to gems and minerals and how they have evolved into beautiful jewelry dating back to ancient times. Perfect addition to jewelry stores, rock & mineral shops, or gem mining attractions. Sold individually on this listing, but we also have them in bundles of 25.

New old stock; Booklet is approx. 4×5″, 36 pages and was copyrighted in 1996 by Spectran Publishing and written by N. Lea Brit, an internationally known research writer, speaker and gem collector. She became the leading researcher into the color, culture and lore of gemstones and gems. 

Each gem described in the booklet includes information on it’s origin and structure, chemical composition, hardness, color and other properties.  The listings include information in this order:
  • Origin
  • Color
  • Optics
  • Identity
  • Symbolism
  • Data
  • Style
  • Location
Gems listed in the Table of Contents:
  • Amethyst
  • Aquamarine
  • Chrysoberyl
  • Diamond
  • Emerald
  • Garnet
  • Opal
  • Peridot
  • Ruby
  • Sagenite
  • Sapphire
  • Spinel
  • Topaz
  • Tourmaline
  • Zircon
Booklet concludes with a description of American gems and mining.

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in