Emerald Bibliography

Emeralds, their geographic origin, treatments, synthetics, and nomenclature.

Emeralds from the Pitieras Mine

300-million year old rare emeralds staying in North Carolina home (2012) Israel Diamonds, n. 241, p. 44.

Arif, Mohammad; Henry, Darrell J.; Moon, Charlie J. (2010) Cr-bearing tourmaline associated with emerald deposits from Swat, NW Pakistan: Genesis and its exploration significance. American Mineralogist, v. 95, n. 5-6, pp. 799-809.

Barriga Villalba, Antonio M. (1973) La esmeralda de Colombia: descripción y propiedades, Ponce de Leon Hermanos, Bogota.

Beziat, Didier; Salvi, Stefano; Adrianjakavah, Proper R. (2012) Gisement d'emeraude de Inanpera. Madagascar. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 170, pp. 4-9.

Branquet, Yannick (1999) Etude structurale et métallogénique des gisements d'émeraude de Colombie: contribution à l'histoire tectono-sédimentaire de la Cordillère Orientale de Colombie, INPL.

Catherine the Great emerald and diamond brooch (2010) Bangkok Gems & Jewellery, v. 24, n. 1, p. 98.

Colorful Colombia (2007) Idex Magazine, v. 22, n. 207, pp. 84, 86.

Cronin, D. P.; Rendle, A. M. (2012) Determining the geographical origins of natural emeralds through nondestructive chemical fingerprinting. Journal of Gemmology, v. 33, n. 1-4, pp. 1-13.

Drucker, Richard B. (2012) Irradiated emeralds. Gem Guide: Gem Market News, v. 31, n. 2, p. 10.

Drucker, Richard B. (2012) Large emeralds. Gem Guide: Gem Market News, v. 31, n. 2, p. 13.

Emerald (2010) Four seasons of Jewellery, n. 212, pp. 20-23.

Emerald : the most valuable beryl ; the most precious gemstone (2002) Christian Weise, Munchen.

Emerald embroglio: Passing off dubious gems by black sheep ruining Jaipur's grand prospects (2012) Journal of Gem & Jewellery Industry, v. 50, n. 1, pp. 38-40.

Emeraudes de la mine Kagem District minier de Kafubu, Ndola, Province du Copperbelt, Zambie (2010) Regne Mineral, n. 92, pp. 27-29.

Feliciano, Marie (2010) Magical 'green fire' of Muzo. Jewellery News Asia, n. 313, pp. 110-114.

Gemfields discovers 6,225-carat emerald (2010) Rapaport Diamond Report, p. 28.

Genis, Robert (2006) Mystery and intrigue: Colombian emeralds coveted for their beauty come to market via a dangerous route. Rapaport Diamond Report, v. 29, n. 20, pp. 208-209, 211.

Giuliani, Gaston (2011) La spirale du temps de l'emeraude. Regne Mineral, n. 96, pp. 31-44.

Grelick, Gary R. (1994) Diamond, ruby, emerald, and sapphire facets, G.R. Grelick.

Gübelin, Eduard J. and John I. Koivula (2004) Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones, [Volume 1]. 4th ed., Opinio Publishers, Basel.

Gübelin, Eduard J. and John I. Koivula (2005) Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones, Volume 3. Opinio Publishers, Basel.

Hodgkinson, Alan (2010) Beryls - natural and synthetic. Gem Guide: Gem Market News, v. 29, n. 1, pp. 8-10.

Huong, Le Thi-Thu; Hager, Tobias; Hofmeister, Wolfgang (2010) Confocal micro-Raman spectroscopy: A powerful tool to identify natural and synthetic emeralds. Gems & Gemology, v. 46, n. 1, pp. 36-41.

Isatelle, Flavie; Pardieu, Vincent (2011) Gem news international: Update on emerald mining at Kagem, Zambia. Gems & Gemology, v. 47, n. 1, pp. 63-65.

Johnson, Mary L. (2007) Durability testing of filled emeralds. Gems & Gemology, v. 43, n. 2, pp. 120-137.

Jones, Bob (2010) Zambia's gem emeralds. Rock & Gem, v. 40, n. 2, pp. 12-14, 16.

Keller, P. C. (1981) Emeralds of Colombia. Gems & Gemology, v. 17, n. 2, pp. 80-92.

Koivula, John I.; McClure, Shane F. (2008) Lab notes: Large emerald-in-quartz specimen. Gems & Gemology, v. 44, n. 3, p. 258.

Kozlowski, A. (1988) Emeralds from Somondoco, Colombia: chemical composition, fluid inclusions and origin. Neues Jahrbuch fur Mineralogie Abhandlungen, v. 159, n. 1, pp. 23-49.

Kremkow, Cheryl (2009) Green fever. Rapaport Diamond Report, pp. 146-147.

Lane, Kris E. (2010) Colour of paradise: the emerald in the age of gunpowder empires. Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn.

Lau, Wilson (1998) Special emerald report: Colombia remains a rich source of emeralds. Jewellery News Asia, n. 168, pp. 56, 58, 60, 62, 64, 66.

Laurs, Brendan M. (2012) Cat's-eye emerald from the Belmont mine, Brazil. Gems & Gemology, v. 48, n. 1, p. 56.

Lees, Bryan K. (2009) Gem news international: Emeralds recovered using new techniques at the Kagem mine, Zambia. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 4, pp. 298-299.

Lucas, Andy (2012) Brazil's emerald industry. Gems & Gemology, v. 48, n. 1, pp. 73-77.

Magnificent Muzo emerald reaches exceptional price at Christie's Geneva auction (2010) Journal of Gem & Jewellery Industry, v. 48, n. 11-12, p. 13.

Matlins, Antoinette (2005) Colored gemstones: the Antoinette Matlins buying guide: how to select, buy, care for & enjoy sapphires, emeralds, rubies, and other colored gems with confidence and knowledge, GemStone Press, Woodstock, VT.

Max, Danielle; Kuriyan, Vinod (2012) Ethical emeralds. IDEX, v. 27, n. 262, pp. 100.

Moe, Kyaw Soe; Win, Wai L. (2012) Lab notes: Large emerald with gota aceite structure. Gems & Gemology, v. 48, n. 1, p. 49-50.

Moncada, Rodrigo (1995) El maravilloso mundo de la esmeralda Colombiana = the remarkable world of the Colombian emerald, Photo World Press-Editores, Bogota.

Mumme, I. A. (1982) The emerald: its occurrence, discrimination and valuation, Mumme Publications, Port Hacking, N.S.W.

Museum notes: emeralds donated (2012) Rocks & Minerals, v. 87, n. 4, pp. 382-383.

Newman, Renée (2009) The ruby, sapphire & emerald buying guide: how to identify, evaluate and select these gems. International Jewelry Publications, Los Angeles, CA.

North Carolina couple finds 50.5 carat emerald at mine (2012) Israel Diamonds, n. 241, p. 14.

Nyfeler, Daniel (2010) Disclosing emerald treatment. Rapaport Diamond Report, pp. 58-60.

Ottoway, T. L. (1994) Formation of the Muzo hydrothermal emerald deposit in Colombia. Science, v. 369, n. 6481, pp. 552-553.

Rainier, Peter W. (1942) Green fire, Random House, New York.

Rego, Stephen (2011) Emerald: The specter of shortages. Indian Jeweller, v. 2, n. 1, pp. 78-82.

Ringsrud, Ron (1983) The oil treatment of emeralds in Bogota, Colombia. Gems & Gemology, v. 19, n. 3, pp. 149-156.

Ringsrud, Ron (1986) The Coscuez Mine: a major source of Colombian emeralds. Gems & Gemology, v. 22, n. 2, pp. 67-79.

Ringsrud, Ron (2005) Business risks in Bogotá. Idex Magazine, v. 20, n. 178, pp. 92-99.

Ringsrud, Ron (2008) Gota de aceite: nomenclature for the finest Colombian emeralds. Gems & Gemology, v. 44, n. 3, pp. 242-245.

Ringsrud, Ron; Koivula, John I. (2009) Emeralds: a passionate guide: the emeralds, the people, their secrets. Green View Press, Oxnard, CA.

Roskin, Gary (2003) Jewel of the month: Colombian emerald. Jewelers' Circular- Keystone, v. 174, n. 5, pp. 99-100.

Roskin, Gary (2012) Emeralds: the great green gem. World One, n. 1, pp. 53-54.

Sabot, Bruno (2002) Classification des gisements d'émeraude: apports des études pétrographiques, minéralogiques et géochimiques, INPL, Nancy.

Sano, Shinobu (1991) Green fire of El Dorado: Searching for the Colombian emerald, Libroport, Tokyo.

Sauer, Jules Roger (1992) Emeralds around the world, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Serras-Herman, Helen (2009) Gem news international: "Sugarcane emerald" from Brazil. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 2, pp. 145-146.

Shigley, James E.; Laurs, Brendan M.; Janse, A. J. A. Bram; Elen, Sheryl; Dirlam, Dona M. (2010) Gem localities of the 2000s. Gems & Gemology, v. 46, n. 3, pp. 188-216.

Sinkankas, John (1981) Emerald and other beryls, Chilton, Radnor, PA.

Smith, Christopher P.; Quinn Darenius, Elizabeth (2009) Inside emeralds. Rapaport Diamond Report, pp. 139-148.

Sun, Zhu; Li, Ya-Li (2010) Study on gemmological characteristics of Russian hydrothermal synthetic emerald. Journal of Gems & Gemmology, v. 12, n. 1, pp. 12-15.

Sweat of the sun, tears of the moon: gold and emerald treasures of Colombia (1981) Natural History Museum Alliance of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, CA.

The evergreen gem (2012) 18 Karati, pp. 70-79.

Trimborn, Christel (2011) Green fire of Muzo emeralds. World One, n. 1, pp. 82-83.

Vuillet, Pierre (2002) Emeraudes de Gachalá, Colombie: historique, genèse et découvertes paleontologiques. Regne Mineral, n. 46, pp. 5-18.

Ward, Fred (2001) Emeralds, Gem Book Publishers, Bethesda, MD.

Wilkins, Blake (2011) Kagem: Market leadership. African Mining, n. 6, pp. 40-46.

World's biggest emerald on show in Colombia (2011) Bangkok Gems & Jewellery, v. 24, n. 12, pp. 35-36.

Your guide to the work of emeralds (2012) SAJN, p. 19.

Zambia to revive gem industry (2012) Hong Kong Jewellery, v. 1, n. 131, p. 50.

Zwaan, J. C.; Jacob, Dorrit E.; Hager, Tobias; Neto, Mario T. O. Cavalcanti; Kanis, Jan (2012) Emeralds from the Gazenda Bonfim region, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Gems & Gemology, v. 48, n. 1, pp. 2-17.