• Cover of Gems & Gemology Winter 1998 issue, featuring jewelry made with gold, red gemstone, and pearl

Winter 1988

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Gemstone Irradiation and Radioactivity
Charles E. Ashbaugh III

Amethyst Mining in Brazil
David Stanley Epstein

Opals from Opal Butte, Oregon
Kevin Lane Smith

A Gemological Look at Kyoceraís New Synthetic Star Ruby
John I. Koivula and Robert C. Kammerling
1988 Annual Index

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