Gemworld: Trade in Focus
In June 2005 and again this year, the author led The Explorers Club Flag Expeditions through 2,000 miles of Tajikistan. The 2023 team visited the country’s gem mining areas and is working with government officials to update the knowledge of mining and production of Tajikistan gemstones, which have been known since 101 B.C. More recently, the ruby mining area was discovered by Lev Rossovsky and his team in the late 1970s.
The visit and the knowledge gained from it have several purposes:...
The Gem Hunters Corporation is an Internet company owned and operated by long-time gem hunters, jewelers, and gem and mineral enthusiasts. We offer gem and mineral knowledge, training, and wonderful gem and minerals for sale to all peoples visiting our website.
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May 1, 2019 - Gem Hunter Corporation started serving customers of Geovision, Inc. which was closed on April 26, 2019 after serving the gem industry for 30 years.
Buried within this revised website, you will find a wealth of information ranging from gem hunting to politics and stories behind the gems. you'll also have an opportunity to safely travel with Gary W. Bowersox on several of his expeditions around the world via film clips , slide shows, articles , books and documentary films.
The goal of Gem Hunters Corporation is to be a profitable publicly owned company operated by professional jewelers, gem hunters and market experts. It will offer it's customers knowledge of the gem and mineral industry entertainment with it's lectures and film series and provide the worlds largest selection of gemstones and mineral specimens for sale.
... Mr. Bowersox probably knows the mountainous region of Northern Afghanistan better than any other American. He has spent the past thirty years exploring, mining, buying, and doing research on gems and minerals in Afghanistan and Central Asia. He has written two books, Gemstones of Afghanistan, published by GeoScience Press, and The Gem Hunter in Afghanistan.
- The Smithsonian - Dept of Mineral Sciences Lecture Series
Dept of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History
THE GEM HUNTER by Gary Bowersox
This book is the story of one man's endeavor to discover precious gems and to lead a life filled with loyal friends and extraordinary adventures.
GEMSTONES OF AFGHANISTAN is the first complete reference on gemstones of Afghanistan - the results of 23 years of researching over 6,500 years of history.
We guarantee every gem, gem specimen and piece of jewelry from its foreign origin to your hands. You have our 100% guarantee to repurchase any item at any time for the full cost of the item-No questions asked unless you churned it in the garbage disposal.
It is not possible for us to place every item we have on our web site so please E-mail us with any questions or request. We will get back to you immediately with answers to your questions and if we do not have the item we will put our gem hunters to work for you searching for your requested item. We did not post telephone numbers on our site as we are either in Hawaii or traveling. Due to the time change we want to avoid calls in the middle of the night. However, if you E-mail us with a phone number and a best time to call, we are happy to reply by telephone.Learn More
Not only do you get our full guarantee but on many rare and/or high priced gems you will receive the original laboratory report which you can view on our web site. You can request a laboratory report on any of our gems, however, there will be an extra charge.
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Gem Hunters Corporation presents gemstone promotions/sales events and lectures in cities through the world. At each event, over 30,000 gems are displayed for sale, with prices ranging from $2 to $100,000.
By signing up for Club Membership, you will automatically receive a 10% discount on all purchases.
The Gem Hunters Corporation was an idea conceived by Gary W. Bowersox during his over thirty years of promoting gem shows on the road. With this new internet store, gem hunters and buyers can explore and purchase inventory on line.