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Diamond Handbook: A Practical Guide to Diamond Evaluation

By: Newman, Renee
Price: $19.95

International Jewelry Publications, Los Angeles, CA, 2010. Chapters include: 1)Basic Facts About Diamonds, 2)Diamond Price Factors, 3)Judging the Cut of Fancy Shapes, 4)Judging Cut (Round Brilliants), 5)Judging Light Performance, 6)A Closer Look at Claritey, 7)Fluorescence, 8)Synthetic Diamonds, 9)Diamond Treatments, 10)Judging Fancy Colored Diamonds, 11)Antique Cuts & Jewelry, 12)Recutting Diamonds, 13)Branded Diamonds, and 14)Diamond Grading Reports. Well illustrated with both color and black & white photos throughout. Paperback, 9" x 6", 186 pages.