By Antoinette Matlins PG FGA
Newly up-to-date and improved,
COLORED gems can provide all the
information you want to purchase, gather, sell—
or easily enjoy—sapphires, emeralds, rubies and
other coloured gem stones with self belief and information.
With extra forms than ever ahead of to make a choice from, together with altogether new gemstones, innovative new cuts and new how you can purchase gems—such as web auctions and television shopping—there hasn't ever been a extra intriguing time to shop for or gather coloured gem stones. yet there also are new high-tech remedies and complex frauds to seem out for. loss of details, mistakes or misrepresentation could make the joys of paying for a gem or piece of knickknack complicated, intimidating, overwhelming and costly. Buyers desire a resource of professional guidance.
This functional, entire, easy-to-understand advisor presents the entire info you wish to be able to recognize what to seem for, and what to appear out for, together with:
- What qualifies as a “gemstone”?
- tips on how to review color—and its effect on rate.
- Deciding among a natural gem and an enhanced gem … and new glass-gemstone compositions.
- Colored gemstone synthesis and remedy.
- What to invite whilst deciding to buy the stone.
- What to get in writing.
- How to get what you will have inside your price range.
- Price publications for well known gem stones, opals and artificial stones.
- Important information regarding paying for on the web.
- ... and lots more and plenty extra!
Written by means of an “insider,” this easy-to-read consultant is the “unofficial coloured gemstone bible” for someone who desires to get the main for his or her moneyand get pleasure from what they've got purchased.
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