Gemstone Inclusions

by River Pond

Publisher: Wild Colonial Press

Publication Date: February 23, 2018

ISBN: 1230002173993

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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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.