SIGNED - GEMSTONES OF THE BIBLE - PERCY PERKINS, 1978 - Biblical Gems Meanings
SIGNED — GEMSTONES OF THE BIBLE by Percy H. Perkins, Jr. — 1st Edition / 4th Printing, 1978 SC —Biblical Gemology Spiritual Gemstones Meanings Symbolism
Publisher: Percy H. Perkins, Atlanta (1978)
In well preserved condition. The softcover wraps and binding are solid and tight save for light shelfwear. The pages are crisp and clean save for author's inscription on the first blank page. Contents include: Introduction, scales, measures, hardness comparison chart, etc; Discussion of the Ephod and Robes; Gemstones of the breastpiece; Foundation stones of the New Jerusalem; Listing of all the gemstones of the Bible; Glossary; References. The book is a concise accounting of the gemstones used to adorn clothing with explanations of the meanings in relations to the rank and privilege of those who wore them. A fascinating overview.