Colombian Emerald Industry: Winds of Change
A first-hand look at Colombia’s emerald mines and the cutting and trading industry in Bogotá.
Emeralds of the Panjshir Valley, Afghanistan
With the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan, villagers in the Panjshir Valley are turning their attention to the emerald riches of the nearby Hindu Kush Mountains.
The Coscuez Mine: A Major Source of Colombian Emeralds
The Coscuez mine, one of a number in Colombia, is rapidly gaining significance as a major source of fine emeralds.
The Santa Terezinha De Goias Emerald Deposit
Brazil has become a leading producer of emeralds; this article examines one of the most significant deposits.
Gemstones of Pakistan: Emerald, Ruby and Spinel
This article reports on three gem materials currently being mined in Pakistan.
Emeralds of Colombia
A comprehensive review of the history and geology of Colombian emeralds together with descriptions of some of the most famous gems to come from this locality.
Abstracts; Summer 1991
From the Summer 1991 issue of Gems & Gemmology, a summary of important gemmology-related articles published in other journals.
Abstracts; Autumn 1991
This article, from the Autumn 1991 issue of Gems & Gemology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemology.
Abstracts; Summer 2009
This article, from the Summer 2009 issue of Gems & Gemmology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemmology.
Seeing Green: All About Emeralds
Want to see into the future? Be an eloquent speaker? Defeat spells and enchantments? Such is the lore of the emerald.