Publisher: Wild Colonial Press
Publication Date: February 23, 2018
Binding: Kobo eBook
Inclusions are one of the most diagnostic characteristics of gemstones assisting greatly in their identification. Specific inclusions can often indicate a gemstones geological occurrence, its country of origin, whether it is natural or has been synthetically or artificially made and if so by which particular process, or even whether a gemstone has been treated by heat or another method or colour enhanced. ?This book is a brief guide to gemstone inclusions, their genesis and diagnostic characteristics.