Gem Cutting by J. Daniel Willems, hardback book. A vintage copy of this hardback book which covers gem cutting in depth, including Gem materials, the art of cutting and polishing, technique of sawing, rough grinding, finish grinding, facet-cut gems, optical properties of gem materials, etc. Original copyright 1948. This copy is a second copy printed in 1952.
The book is in fair condition. Most of the pages are crisp and clean, though yellowed. There is writing on the interior cover and first page. The spine is slightly rolled. There is no dust jacket. The cover is in moderate condition, it is slightly warped.
You will receive the exact copy in the photos.
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