Beads: A Reference and Price Guide By Sindi Schloss (Signed by Author)
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This book is a must-have resource for appraisers, jewelry designers, readers, museums curators, antique and estate buyers, collectors and jewelry lovers.
This guide contains charts, price guides and over 350 photos which will provide helpful tools for identification, leading to more successful purchases and sales. It is an individual reference book to carry at all times when visiting garage sales, estate sales and auctions.
Besides the practical information provided, the book contains a historical review of ancient to antique jewelry and symbolism, A sense of wonder should be felt by the reader upon learning that beads are not only the first form of jewelry, but have been a cherished companion used by humankind throughout history into the present day.
About the Author: Sindi Schloss, GG (GIA), graduate gemologist, jewelry appraiser, jewelry historian, and operator of the school of gemology, has over thirty-five years of experience in valuation science, gemology and teaching.