• Cover of Gems & Gemology Fall 1989 issue featuring string of large black pearls

Fall 1989

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Polynesian Black Pearls
Marisa Goebel and Dona Mary Dirlam

The Capoeirana Emerald Deposit Near Nova Era, Minas Gerais, Brazil
David Stanley Epstein

The Growth of Brazil-Twinned Synthetic Quartz and the Potential for Synthetic Amethyst Twinned on the Brazil Law
John I. Koivula and Emmanuel Fritsch

Thermal Alteration of Inclusions in "Rutilated" Topaz
Robert C. Kammerling and John I. Koivula

Chicken-Blood Stone from China
Wang Fuquan and Guo Jingfeng

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