... cut the polished face off the diamond in a finger ring still owned and worn by me. I now made a small furnace of bricks, and after much and patient work, had what I considered enough to take to the lapidaries in New York City.
A pathfinder: discovery, invention and industry: how the world came to have ... - Page 99
by Edward Goodrich Acheson - 1910 - 129 pages
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