Opal and How to Work It

By: Barnett, Frank

Price: $28.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair to Good


Stapled softcover, first edition, 92gms, 60pgs. Contents includes: modern history of opal; the opal fields; types of opal; mining methods; cutting equipment; cutting seam opal; the making of opal doublets and triplets; carving and novelties; and valuing opal. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Wraps show some creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: Opal and How to Work It

Author Name: Barnett, Frank

Categories: Hobbies/Crafts, First Editions, Gems/Minerals,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: East Malvern, VIC, Australia, Gemcraft Publications Pty Ltd: 1981

ISBN Number: 0909223122

ISBN Number 13: 9780909223120

Binding: Stapled Booklet

Book Condition: Fair to Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: SCIGEO5

Keywords: Opals, Lapidary, Gemstones, Rocks, Minerals,