Dictionary of Gems and Gemology - including Ornamental, Decorative and Curio Stones (excluding diamonds)
Robert M. Shipley
Dictionary of Gems and Gemology - including Ornamental, Decorative and Curio Stones (excluding diamonds) Image Cover
Publisher:Gemological Institute of america
Place Published:Los Angeles, CA
Genre:Glossary
Pages:230
Dewey:553.8
Format:Hardcover
Edition:Sixth Edition
Release:1971
Comments: "Assisted by Anna McConnell Beckley, Edward Wigglesworth, and Robert M.Shipley, Jr." "Revised and Updated by the Staff of the Gemological Institute of America"

Summary: "A glossary of over 4000 English and foreign words, terms, and abbreviations that may be encountered in English literature or in the gem, Jewelry or art trades."