Dyed Yellow Beaded Freshwater Cultured Pearls Imitating South Sea Cultured Pearls
A yellow cultured pearl necklace is compared to the work of a producer specialising in freshwater pearls of all colours.
Spring 2015 G&G Examines Blue Spinel, Chinese Jewellery Design and the Latest in Synthetics
G&G Brief presents an overview of the content of the Spring 2015 issue of Gems & Gemology.
Books: Ruby & Sapphire: A Collector’s Guide
Review of Richard Hughes’s Ruby & Sapphire: A Collector’s Guide.
Books: The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita and Beyond, 1950–1990
Review of Martin Chapman and Amanda Triossi’s The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita and Beyond, 1950–1990.
Books: Unique by Design: Contemporary Jewelry in the Donna Schneier Collection
Review of Suzanne Ramljak's Unique by Design: Contemporary Jewelry in the Donna Schneier Collection.
Shell Pearl as a Pearl Imitation
Examination of commercially-available "shell pearls" reveals imitation material.
Majorica Imitation Pearls
The Majorica S.A. product is remarkably similar in appearance to saltwater cultured pearls.
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.