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Ivory Identification a Photographic Reference Guide
This 20 Page reference guide is dedicated to the hundreds of gemologists, collectors, hobbyists and students who have taken Bobby’s Ivory Identification Workshops. It provides key characteristics of common types of ivory, ivory look-alikes and manufactured imitations. Available for $20 plus shipping from: HP Mag Cloud Publications web-site at http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/458047
This guide is Book 1 in a series of Ivory Identification Books in the process of being written.
Book 2 “Ivory Identification a Photographic Companion” will be approximately 90 pages and deal more in depth with all the Ivory, substitutes and imitations covered in the Ivory Identification Workshops.
Book 3 “The Complete Ivory Identification Book” will be approximately 400 pages and cover all of the above in addition to related items from the mammals, such as Elephant teeth & pearl, Whale Baleen, fossilized samples of ivory and more.