Precious Stones - In Two Volumes: Volume I
Max Bauer
Dover Publications (1968)
In Collection
Paperback 9780486219103
This classic study begins with a general analysis of precious stones followed by descriptions of their cutting and mounting and the ways in which their value and authenticity are assessed. The remainder of this volume focuses on the diamond: its characteristics; its natural occurrences and artificial production; and its use in jewelry. 52 figures.

Translator L. J. Spencer
Foreword Author Edward Olsen
Product Details
Dewey 549
Cover Price 4.00 CHF
No. of Pages 281
Height x Width 235 x 156  mm
Original Title Edelsteinkunde
Original Publisher Charles Griffin & Co. Ltd.
Original Language German
Original Publication Year 1896
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Purchase Date novembre 2018
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