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Gems of Ceylon.

Gems of Ceylon.

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Published by Printed at the Govt. Press, Ceylon in Colombo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Jayawardena, S. A. S.,
    • Precious stones -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Compiled by S. A. S. Jayawardena.
      ContributionsCeylon. Ministry of Finance.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE392.5.C4 G4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL16288M
      LC Control Numbersa 68001024

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      Ceylon’s Gem Mines by Peter Bancroft Pelmadulla Mine, Ratnapura, Sri Lanka Editor’s Note: We are pleased to reprint this selection from Peter Bancroft’s classic book, Gem and Crystal Treasures () Western Enterprises/ MineralogicalRecord, Fallbrook, CA, pp. The IGS Gem Price Guide covers commonly traded colored gemstones as well as more unusual, collectible gems. The values listed below are based on a variety of sources, including primary and secondary gemstone dealers, jewelers, miners, and wholesale suppliers.

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Gems of Ceylon. Colombo] Printed at the Govt. Press, Ceylon [] (OCoLC) Named Person: S A S Jayawardena: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ceylon. Ministry of Finance. OCLC Number: Notes: "Issued by the Ministry of Finance, Ceylon." Description: 48 pages illustrations (some color) 19 cm: Responsibility.

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Designed for ages 8 and up, this putty is fun to play with, but also provides stress-relieving qualities while you note: Thinking Brand: Crazy Aaron's Puttyworld. Ptolemy, the 2nd century astronomer recorded that beryl and sapphire were the mainstay of Sri Lanka’s gem industry.

Marco Polo wrote of his visit in “I want you to understand that the island of Ceylon is, for its size, the finest island in the world, and from its streams comes rubies, sapphires, topazes, amethyst, and garnet.”. James Emerson Tennent, an administrator of British Ceylon from tonoted that the Mahavamsa (The Great Chronicle of Ceylon) mentions a gem-encrusted throne owned by a Naga king in BC, when the earliest accounts of the island were written (Hughes, ).Gems is a naturally, crystalline of a mineral.

Gems is desirable for beauty. It is very rarity and durable. There are more than 30 popular gem varieties. You can book us. Sri Lanka is the world’s most important sources of stones.

It’s are proud of us. The Sri Lankan early names were “Rathnadipa”. It is mean in “Island of Gems”.In Ceylon precious stones are searched for in the beds of rivers, also in a gravel deposit (generally ten or twenty feet below the surface).

This deposit, called Nellan, consists of waterworn pebbles, together with pieces of granite, gneiss. The gems occur in “pockets ” and in groups. Rubies are also found in dolomite.