A summary of the findings at Tucson’s 2015 gem shows.
A report from “The Wonder of Fabergé: A Study of The McFerrin Collection,” held at the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences in November 2016.
An overview of the 2014 gem shows in Tucson, Arizona.
An Unusual Doublet Set in Fine Jewelry
An oval-shaped faceted stone resembling an emerald proved to be a doublet with a beryl top and a topaz bottom.
Exotic Stingray Skin Jewelry
The Ferraccia Jewelry Collection exhibited a huge variety of stingray leather goods at the AGTA show, including bracelets, necklaces, earrings, rings, belts, purses, and mobile phone cases.
Rock Buttons from the United States
At the AGTA show, Columbia Gem House (Vancouver, Washington) introduced its American rock button collection.
Handcrafted Pyrex bracelets on display at the Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show in Tucson.
Gem Crystals – Tucson 2014
A discussion of the growing crystal market, as observed at the 2014 gem shows in Tucson, Arizona.
More of the Interesting and Unusual – Tucson 2014
Alluring finds at the 2014 gem shows in Tucson.
Fine Corundum, Paraíba Tourmaline, and Alexandrite – Tucson 2014
Updates on the corundum, paraíba tourmaline, and alexandrite markets from the 2014 gem shows in Tucson, Arizona.