Eminent artist Shakil Ismail's recently concluded exhibition titled Reflection of the Devine at the Art Scene Gallery is a worthy attempt at showing one's respect to God by virtue of producing artworks that are marked by calligraphic brilliance and an insightful use of metal, boards, glass and semiprecious
The courtyard of the Shaikh Zayed Mosque isinlaid with semiprecious
stones and coloured marble Image Credit: Gulf News Archive/ABDUL RAHMAN
Using only the finest materials, such as 18k gold, diamonds, semiprecious
and precious stones, each Ames collection emanates true luxury and premium craftsmanship.
"This includes a chest of semiprecious
jewels, a rare bottle of vintage champagne, a Coutts cheque book and a 21-year-old lucky penny belonging to a CEO.
She does, however, make very stunning earrings using both precious and semiprecious
The name 'Lapis Lazuli' is derived from the historic route that Afghanistan's lapis lazuli and other semiprecious
stones were exported along, over 2,000 years ago, to the Caucasus, Russia, the Balkans, Europe, and North Africa.
I now only work in silver, but as well as sea glass, I use semiprecious
stones in my pieces, with a constantly changing range and a lot of commissions for one-off items.
Joyalukkas Salalah will feature the brand's signature bright, spacious interiors and open display design showcasing a world-class selection of a million designs in gold, diamond, polki, pearl, precious and semiprecious
The collection, which can be described as "Victoriana meets Egypt" consists of must-have timeless pieces including irresistible chandelier- and hoop-style earrings with cascading detailing, an eye-catching choker, the cool Classic Cuff with geometric motifs and poetic verses that creatively resemble a lace pattern adorned with semiprecious
Together Vine Earth Sky, meanwhile, is a long rope woven with semiprecious
stones that runs from floor to ceiling.
A dragon features on the sides of the 'Lost Star' model (pictured below), its enamel and semiprecious
stones adding a touch of opulence to the eyewear.
Muscat, Aug 13 (ONA) During 2015, the Sultanate imported 1,500 ton of jewelry including natural and artificial pearls, precious stone, semiprecious
stone, precious metals, normal coated metals, traditional jewelry and coins.