Abalone Pearls Bibliography
Abalone pearls, both natural and cultured.
Brown, Grahame (2006) The abalone and its pearls. Journal of the Gemmological Association of Hong Kong, v. 27, pp. 9-11.
Brown, Grahame (2007) Unusual abalone pearls. Pearl World, v. 16, n. 2, pp. 4-7.
Cropp, Derek (1997) Abalone pearls from Bass Strait. Australian Gemmologist, v. 19, n. 9, pp. 375-379.
Crown, Angelique (2000) Wish they all could be California pearls. Jewelers' Circular-Keystone, v. 171, n. 6, p. 142.
Day, R. W.; Hawkes, G. P.; Gomelyuck, V. (2000) Are abalone shell layers deposited annually? Validation using manganese vital staining. Journal of Shellfish Research, v. 19, n. 1, p. 507.
Echte Perlen = perles naturelles (2009) Gold Or, No. 5, pp. 67-70.
Fankboner, Peter V. (1995) Abalone pearls: natural and cultured. Canadian Gemmologist, v. 16, n. 1, pp. 3-8.
Fankboner, Peter V. (2002) Culturing blister pearls in abalones. Canadian Gemmologist, v. 23, n. 1, pp. 10-21.
Federman, David (1999) Gem profile: abalone mabe: opal of the sea. Modern Jeweler, v. 98, n. 3, pp. 27-28.
Federman, David (2006) Gem profile: abalone mabe pearl. Modern Jeweler, v. 105, n. 10, pp. 45-46.
Howorth, Peter (1978) The abalone book. Naturegraph Publishers, Happy Camp, CA.
Hurwit, Karin N. (1984) Gem Trade Lab notes: Pearls, abalone pearl. , p. 169.
Kelly, Susan M. B. (2003) Interesting Australian abalone pearl. Australian Gemmologist, v. 21, n. 12, pp. 498-501.
Krzemnicki, Michael S. (2010) Abalone, conch, and melo: exceptional pearls from marine snails. SSEF Alumni Newsletter, n. 9, pp. 2-7.
Liping, Li; Junli, Zhang (2001) Gemmology of abalone shell and analysis on the origin of its iridescence. Journal of Gems & Gemmology, v. 3, n. 2, pp. 1-5.
Liu, Xiao; Wu, Fucun; Zhao, Hongen; Zhang, Guofan; Guo, Ximing (2009) A novel shell color variant of the pacific abalone Haliotis Discus hannai ino subject to genetic control and dietary influence. Journal of Shellfish Research, v. 28, n. 2, pp. 419-424.
Natural abalone pearls (2003) Pearl World, v. 11, n. 4, pp. 1, 24, 26-28.
Novellino, Teresa (2000) Mabe pearls from out of the blue. National Jeweler, v. 44, n. 16, p. 24.
Robertson, Stuart M. (2011) Gem notes: abalone pearls. Gem Guide: Gem Market News, v. 30, n. 5, p. 9.
Swiss firm geared to expanding natural pearl trade (2010) Jewellery News Asia, n. 307, p. 70.
Paterson, Vanessa (2007) The abalone pearl. Midland Focus, n. 11, pp. 25-30.
Roskin, Gary (2000) Abalone pearls. Jewelers' Circular-Keystone, v. 171, n. 10, pp. 91-92.
Roskin, Gary (1999) Gem notes: North American beauties: American pearls. Jewelers' Circular-Keystone, v. 170, n. 3, pp. 28, 30, 32-33.
Wentzell, Cheryl Y. (1998) Cultured abalone blister pearls from New Zealand. Gems & Gemology, v. 34, n. 3, pp. 184-200.
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