Jewels: A Secret History
Throughout history, precious stones have inspired passions and poetry, quests and curses, sacred writings and unsacred actions. In this scintillating book, journalist Victoria Finlay embarks on her own globe-circling search for the real stories behind some of the gems we prize most. Blending adventure travel, geology, exciting new research, and her own irresistible charm, Finlay has fashioned a treasure hunt for some of the most valuable, glamorous, and mysterious substances on earth.With the same intense curiosity and narrative flair she displayed in her widely-praised book Color, Finlay journeys from the underground opal churches of outback Australia to the once pearl-rich rivers of Scotland; from the peridot mines on an Apache reservation in Arizona to the remote ruby mines in the mountains of northern Burma. She risks confronting scorpions to crawl through Cleopatra’s long-deserted emerald mines, tries her hand at gem cutting in the dusty Sri Lankan city where Marco Polo bartered for sapphires, and investigates a rumor that fifty years ago most of the world’s amber was mined by prisoners in a Soviet gulag.Jewels is a unique and often exhilarating voyage through history, across cultures, deep into the earth’s mantle, and up to the glittering heights of fame, power, and w...
- Brand: Finlay, Victoria
- ASIN: 0345466950
JPSOR 600 Pcs Gems Acrylic Flatback Rhinestones Gemstone Embellishments, 6 Shapes, 6-13mm, with Tweezers and Bag (600 Pcs)
The size and quantity of each shape: 1. Heart shape: 10mm, 100 pcs 2. Horse eye shape: 6*12mm, 100 pcs 3. Pentagram shape: 10mm, 100 pcs 4. Round shape: 6mm, 100 pcs 5. Teardrop shape: 8*12mm, 100 pcs 6. Flower shape: 10mm, 100 pcs Notes: 1. This kind of rhinestones is not sticky on the back and you need to prepare glue yourself. 2. Keep your kids under 3 years old away from the rhinestones as they are really small. Customer service: If you have any questions about our products, you can click the "contact seller" button to send an email to us, and we will reply promptly. Thank you!
- Color: 600 Pcs
- Brand: JPSOR
- ASIN: B06XWWH3SR
- UPC: 607994510517
CAT EYE JEWELS Wrap Bangle Bracelet 7 Chakra Natural Beads Gemstone OM Charm Boho Jewelry B009
About Cat Eye Jewels: Cat Eye Jewels is a fashion jewelry brand. You can find various elegant, funny and amazing fashion Jewelries like Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings etc. in our store. You can also find the energy of Love, Lucky, Reliability, Faith, Happiness and Power etc. on our Jewelries! Boho Multilayered Healing Wrap Bangle Bracelet: It's a Bangle! It's a Wrap Bracelet! It's both!!! our infinity bangles look to be a cluster of bracelets, when in fact they are a single spiral of memory wire encased with silver plated curved tube beads and accented with gemstones, cool, hip and youthful these can be dressed up or down to suit your wardrobe. Memory wire will stand up the even the most rigorous habits. Because of the unique design, these will fit any size wrist. Caring For Your Jewelry: 1. Keep it dry and avoid wearing it when bathing, doing housework and swimming. 2. Do not touch it often, grease and sweat on hands will caused corrosion. 3. Rub your Jewelry with baby wipes, then rub with a clean dry soft cotton cloth to bring back the shine. About Customer Service: Cat Eye Jewels offers a specialized customer service team that is available seven days a week to answer any product questions before, during or after the purchase. Your reviews for this new arrived item will he...
- Color: 7 Chakra
- Brand: CAT EYE JEWELS
- ASIN: B07NWV7LHM
Creativity Street Faceted Assorted Shape Acrylic Gemstone, Assorted Size, Assorted Color, 1 lb
Creativity Street Acrylic Gemstone in 1 lb comes in assorted shapes, colors and sizes that can be used to create dazzling art projects.
- Color: Assorted Color
- Brand: Chenille Kraft
- ASIN: B000X7Q9K0
- UPC: 809301897063
SunRise 480+ Pieces Multi-Colored Acrylic Diamond Shape Pirate Treasure Jewels for Party Decoration,Event,Wedding, Vase Fillers, Arts & Crafts
Pirate Treasure jewels are also ideal for use as stage props and party decorations. 480+ pirate treasure jewels per package. Jewels are approximately 1" wide and 3/4" long. Assorted colors. Made of acrylic in brilliant sparkling colors.
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: SunRise
- ASIN: B01K5Z3DDK
- UPC: 691852678952
500 Gemstone Jewels: A Sparkling Collection of Dazzling Designs (500 Series)
Gems are the rarest and most enticing material a jeweler can work with, and this newest entry in the acclaimed 500 series showcases a rainbow of stones, from rough and natural to fully-faceted precious jewels. The pieces include rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces, pendants, and even a tiara, and they’re set in every imaginable kind of material, both precious and non-precious: gold, glass, platinum, palladium, iron, resin, silver, and more. The work ranges from Christo Kiffer's delicate and expressive "Tourmaline Moth Brooch," with its rich green tourmalines and sparkling diamonds, to a devastatingly beautiful necklace by master jeweler Daphne Krinos. THE INTERNATIONAL ROSTER OF JEWELERS INCLUDES:Todd Reed - Cesar Lim - Eleanor Moty - Karl Fritsch - Ralph Bakker - Michael Zobel Gurhan - Diana Vincent - Alex Sepkus - Mark Schneider - Barbara Heinrich - Gijs Bakker - Kent Raible - Pat Flynn - George Sawyer - Thomas Herman - Paula Crevoshay - Sarah Graham
- Brand: Brand: Lark Crafts
- ASIN: 1600593410
Blue Gemstone Jewel Gift Pop Socket - PopSockets Grip and Stand for Phones and Tablets
- Color: Black
- Brand: Gemstone Pop Grip Gift Presents
- ASIN: B07NQTRB9G
COKOHAPPY 6 Sets Rhinestone Mermaid Face Jewels Tattoo - BODY STICKERS Crystal Tears Gem Stones Bindi Temporary Stickers (Collection 3)
WHAT ARE THEY? Crystal Body Gems are pre-arranged crystal gem designs embedded in an adhesive backing. Safe & non-toxic, these peel and stick ¡°rhinestone tattoos¡± can be applied anywhere on clean, dry skin. WHERE ARE THEY WORN? This design is for the face but still great anywhere on your body: the wrists, thighs, buttocks, nipples, etc . Use individually to highlight any body part; it¡¯s the perfect accent. WHEN ARE BODY GEMS A GOOD IDEA? Holidays: Adorn them for your significant other¡¯s birthday or your anniversar Events: Halloween parties, music festivals, dance competitions, mardi gras, etc Vacation: On the beach, by the pool, at the club or in the bedroom Also you can wear it everyday as you like :) HOW ARE THEY WORN? Instructions are as easy as: Remove clear backing. Apply sticky side to clean, dry skin. Gently pull to remove. Tip #1: We encourage you to get creative. Cut apart to create your own design. Tip #2: Designs are one time use, but re-apply gems with eyelash glue. WARNING: Any oil-based moisturizer on the skin may loosen adhesive Crystal Body Gems is Not for children under 3 years PACKAGE: 6 X Crystal Body Gems included Size: 6.53 x 4.96 CM / 6.53 x 4.96 INCH
- Color: Collection 3
- Brand: COKOHAPPY
- ASIN: B07BDHJSZJ
Jewels & Gemstones
- Brand: Twins Media
- ASIN: B00H1W3QDS
Toysmith Pool Dive Coin & Jewels
For almost four decades Toysmith has been the industry's most trusted wholesaler and distributor of quality toys and gifts to toy and gift stores nationwide. we are proud to offer an extensive portfolio of products covering every toy category and play-pattern, innovative, on-trend gifts and world-class customer service to our retail partners.
- Color: Multi
- Brand: Toysmith
- ASIN: B01BJYC4H2
- UPC: 793631020560
Look at Gemstone Jewel Video Reviews
Project MC2 Gemstone Reveal! I Find Gems and Make Jewelry!
With this Project MC2 kit I find five hidden gems and make a necklace from one of them! Subscri...
TOP 7 Ranking GEMSTONE BUNDLE / EDELSTEINE SET - Rainbow Six Siege Presentation Weapon Skins
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDZ3Wl5gRvBoc1MraTK1Pdw https://twitter.com/@StuntmAEn_Bob Hell...
MEGA MEGA Diamond Dig It Unboxing! 20 Boxes! Did I Find a Diamond?
Target has restocked their Diamond Dig It boxes so I purchased twenty to open up! Did I finally f...
*NEW* Jewelry Subscription | Jewel Gem Collections | Unboxing & Review | GIVEAWAY
hi all , today i will unoxing and reviewing a new subscripton box with you all... also i am...
Gemstones Bundle Weapon Skins - unboxing & Presentation - Edelsteine Paket Skin - Rainbow Six Siege
If you like, you can follow me: On Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDZ3Wl5gRvBoc1MraTK1...
Xldealo.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com