4 edition of Jewelry & gems found in the catalog.
Jewelry & gems
Antoinette Leonard Matlins
|Statement||Antoinette L. Matlins and A.C. Bonanno.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||206|
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Rubies and sapphires are the two gem varieties of the mineral corundum. These precious stones are among the most valuable and desirable gems on the market. This book is a 6" x 9" paperback with 65 pages. More information, table of contents. Recommended Books and Reference on Gems and Jewelry.
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