This fascinating text comprises a comprehensive guide to the study of gems. Comprising a wealth of information on the most common gem stones and minerals, this scarce book constitutes a brilliant handbook and reference for both beginners and seasoned professionals alike. This text is written primarily in the form of questions and answers pertaining to the gems covered herein, making it easily accessible and informative for a wide readership. This book is split into the sections: Precious Stones and Semi-precious Stones, Precious Metals, Jewellery, and The Care of Jewellery; contained within these sections are chapters such as: Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Pearl, Cultured Pearl, Imitation Pearl, Aquamarine, Beryl, Zircon, Topaz, Opal, Jade, Amethyst, Garnet, Alexandrite, The Cat’s-Eye, Turquoise, and many more. Questions Answered on Gems and Jewellery has been elected for modern republication due to its immense educational value, and is proudly republished here with a new introduction to the subject.