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Australian gemstones

Sharman N. Stone

Australian gemstones

by Sharman N. Stone

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Published by Lloyd O"Neil for Currey O"Neil in South Yarra, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Precious stones -- Collection and preservation -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGuide to collecting Australian gemstones.
      StatementSharman N. Bawden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE392.5.A9 S76 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p. :
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3727703M
      ISBN 100855505141
      LC Control Number2003374263

      National Geographic Precious Rocks, Gems and Minerals is an amazing collection to share with all the family! Discover the most fascinating rocks, gems and minerals of our planet, including amethyst, rose quartz, blue agate, tiger’s eye, emerald. Andrew Brown is a faceting designer from Tasmania, Australia. The webpage contain information regarding his faceting design books, photos of gems and contains free facet diagrams.

      Australian Gemstone Locations When submitting info on locations try and be specific where you can like: Distance in kilometres from nearest town. List and name the turn offs. Distance betweens actual turn offs. On the road to and from. Supply some photos of what you've found and the area itself. Australian Golden Stamp Book. Australian Gemstones -. Have to have a clear out. due to illness. grab a bargin. exciting lol.

        AUSTRALIAN OPALS & GEMSTONES - 6 BOOKS. Books are in good to very good condition. Some slight browning on outer edges of pages. Fixed postage within Australia $ If overseas please contact us postal costs. THE OPAL BOOK, A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE FAMOUS GEMSTONE by Frank Leechman. Hardcover comprising pages. OPAL - South Australia?s Gemstone. Department of mines and energy. Published A technically oriented book, focusing on the South Australian opal fields, this book shows geological profiles of the opal fields, and discusses mining methods. Containing maps,and some photographs of the S.A. opal fields. Australian Precious Opal. Douglas Stone.


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