Dictionary of Gems and Gemology by Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai PDF

By Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai

ISBN-10: 3540727957

ISBN-13: 9783540727958

This quantity deals a one-stop connection with any topic facing gemstones, gemology, jewellery and comparable sciences. This revised and multiplied moment includes approximately 25,000 entries, a few 9,000 greater than the 1st version, that are now complemented by way of greater than 1,500 charts, diagrams and figures. It offers encyclopedic assurance of phrases, options, humans, laboratories, acronyms and locations relating to gem stones and gemology.

Show description

Read or Download Dictionary of Gems and Gemology PDF

Best dictionaries books

Bbi Combinatory Dictionary of English: A Guide to Word - download pdf or read online

Данный словарь - переиздание в СССР словаря, впервые выпущенного в 1986 г. издательством "Джон Бенджамине Паблишинг Компани" (Амстердам-Филадельфия). Это первый большой словарь словосочетаний современного английского языка. Словарь содержит около 14 тыс. слов и более seventy five тыс. грамматических и лексических словосочетаний английского языка.

Get Metaphors Dictionary PDF

Metaphors Dictionary is designed for the browsers amusement and as a resource of proposal for writers and audio system. simply because many metaphors paintings as self sufficient quotations, aphorisms, and proverbs, the ebook additionally serves as a citation finder. To make Metaphors Dictionary as important and available as attainable, the greater than 6,500 entries were grouped into six hundred thematic different types, with greater than 500 synonyms to easeand increase prepared reference.

Download e-book for kindle: Dictionary of Borges by Evelyn Fishburn

Booklet by means of Fishburn, Evelyn, Hughes, Psiche

Download e-book for iPad: Treasure Island (Webster's Chinese-Traditional Thesaurus by Robert Louis Stevenson

This version is written in English. notwithstanding, there's a operating Chinese-Traditional glossary on the backside of every web page for the more challenging English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are various versions of Treasure Island. This variation will be worthy

Extra resources for Dictionary of Gems and Gemology

Sample text

Was presented in 1954 to Queen Elizabeth II of England. Now it is mounted in a necklet with 180 diamonds and 2 other opals. Some gray to creamy colored inferior quality opals from Andamooka are artificially dyed black. Andelibi; a term used in Nishabur turquoise mine for milky stone but lesser than Soliemani. ® Turquoise classification in Nishabur, Iran. Anderson liquid; ® Anderson and Payne liquid. 81. Solved in methylene-iodide. Anderson-Payne refractometer; an official model, in which the prism incorporates all forms of spinel, sphalerite, and diamond.

Luster silky. Found in Cornwall, England. It is a mineral with associated turquoise and rashleighite. angel skin; same as angel’s skin coral. angel’s skin coral; same as pelle d’angelo. angelite; a term applied to anhydrite of bluish gray color. angelo pearl; a new or recent imitation pearl consisting of mother-of-pearl beads and covered with layers of essence d’orient or plastics. angle; any shape formed by two meeting planes or lines, commonly measured in degrees or radians. angle cutter; same as angular cutter.

The minerals are characterized by prismatic columnar or fibrous crystals. Hornblende, asbestos, and nephrite are essential amphibole minerals. Crocidolite is a blue member of asbestos amphibole mineral, which changed by oxidation to a fine golden-brown, is known as tiger’s-eye or tiger-eye. Occasionally has been silicified (pseudomorph) without alteration of the blue color, it is known as sapphire-quartz, azure-quartz, siderite, or hawk’seye, or falcon’s-eye. amphibole; a mineral of the amphibole group such as hornblende, actinolite, anthophyllite, cummingtonite, arfvedsonite, riebeckite, tremolite, glaucophane.

Download PDF sample

Dictionary of Gems and Gemology by Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai

by Daniel

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 50 votes