This book is a reference book for goldsmiths, collectors and jewellery makers. It is a complete guide to identifying, buying, using and caring for a dazzling array of jewels. The book is filled with illustrations of the various gems and a wide variety of settings to show how modern jewellers are using these gems in their work.
Judith Crowe is a jewellery maker and designer and gemstone dealer based in London.
This is the first book to deal comprehensively with all the considerations that need to be taken into account when using gem materials in jewellery. * Association for COntemporary Jewellery *