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American gem cabochons

William C. McKinley

American gem cabochons

an illustrated handbook of domestic semi-precious stones cut unfacetted

by William C. McKinley

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Published by Lightner publishing company in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gems.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCabochons.
    Statementby Wm. C. McKinley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS756 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 7-77 p.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6385471M
    LC Control Number39009490
    OCLC/WorldCa2892379

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