|Format:||Print Book 2018|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Opals emit a rainbow of colors, which makes them perfect gems to place in stunning pieces of jewelry. How do opals go from raw stones to beautiful gems? Readers discover the answer to this question as they learn the steps that must be taken and the technology that is used to find, cut, and polish opals. Clear main text and informative fact boxes help readers become experts on opals. Colorful photographs of these gems are sure to keep readers engaged as they learn.
ContentsWhat opals are made from
Where to find opals
What opals look like
How to mine opals
Creating opal jewelry
An opal's value
|Series||Glittering world of gems.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :2018
24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
|ISBN||9781534523142 (library bound book)
9781534523104 (pbk. book)