• Cover of Gems & Gemology Summer 2001 issue, featuring pearl choker and earrings

Summer 2001

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The Current Status of Chinese Freshwater Cultured Pearls
Shigeru Akamatsu, Li Tajima Zansheng, Thomas M. Moses, and Kenneth Scarratt

Spectral Reflectance and Fluorescence Characteristics of Natural-Color and Heat-Treated "Golden" South Sea Cultured Pearls
Shane Elen

A New Method for Imitating Asterism
Shane F. McClure and John I. Koivula

Every issue also includes the most up-to-date reports from the GIA Laboratory (Lab Notes) and gemologists around the world (Gem News International).

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