You are here

Pearl Expert to Speak at Bangkok Gemstone Gathering

Pearl Expert to Speak at Bangkok Gemstone Gathering

The Gemological Institute of America will host its Gemstone
Gathering in Bangkok on July 27.

Nicholas Sturman, GIA supervisor of pearl identification, will present “Pearl Matters: Conch, Pen and Computerized X-Ray Micro-Tomography Machine (CT machine).”

The presentation will address the fascination with conch and
pen pearls and share information on the CT machine used in pearl
identification.

Sturman spent more than 16 years studying pearls in the
Kingdom of Bahrain as the gemological advisor to the Bahrain Government’s Gem
and Pearl Testing Laboratory.

For more information, visit giathai.net.

Register For

JCK Las Vegas 2017

Monday, June 5 - Thursday, June 8, 2017

Learn More



i wear my cuffs stacked and mixed with bangles, very boho eclectic...

since the 1970s; nothing new; like any fad it comes & goes.

The difference between diamonds and other items in terms of resale...

Red sapphire,blue ruby , red emerald not to mention beer topaz, the...