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aventurine (quartz) (quartz (mineral), mineral, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: A quartz mineral that contains shiny flecks of mica. Aventurine is usually green but can also be orange or reddish-brown. It is sometimes used as an inexpensive alternative to jade. Most aventurine comes from Russia, India, and Brazil. A synthetic imitation, "aventurine glass," is used for costume jewelry under the name "goldstone." Aventurine is also sometimes incorrectly called "Chinese jade" or "Indian jade."
 
Terms:
aventurine (quartz) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,N)
aventurine (quartz) (French-P,D,U,N)
aventurine quartz (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
Chinese jade (aventurine) (C,U,J,English,UF,U,U)  ............ incorrect usage
Indian jade (aventurine) (C,U,J,English,UF,U,U)  ............ incorrect usage
砂金石 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
灑金玻璃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
金星玻璃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
砂金釉 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
金星釉 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
shā jīn shí (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
sha jin shi (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
sha chin shih (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
aventurien (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
venturina (cuarzo) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by composition>
............ <materials by composition> (G)
Hierarchy of inorganic material
................ inorganic material (G)
Hierarchy of mineral
.................... mineral (G)
Hierarchy of quartz (mineral)
........................ quartz (mineral) (G)
Hierarchy of aventurine (quartz)
............................ aventurine (quartz) (G)

Additional Parents:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by composition>
............ <materials by composition> (G)
Hierarchy of inorganic material
................ inorganic material (G)
Hierarchy of rock
.................... rock (G)
Hierarchy of <rock by form>
........................ <rock by form> (G)
Hierarchy of stone (worked rock)
............................ stone (worked rock) (G)
Hierarchy of <stone by quality>
................................ <stone by quality> (G)
Hierarchy of gemstone
.................................... gemstone (G)
Hierarchy of <gemstones by specific type>
........................................ <gemstones by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of aventurine (quartz)
............................................ aventurine (quartz) (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 一種來自烏拉爾山脈(Ural mountains) 及印度的石英晶體。以合成方式製成人造珠寶,並取砂金石(goldstone)之名。有時會被誤稱為「中國玉」或「印度玉」。 
Dutch ..... Een soort kwartskristal uit het Oeralgebergte en India; wordt kunstmatig vervaardigd voor namaakjuwelen onder de naam goudsteen. 
Spanish ..... Forma de cristal de cuarzo proveniente de los montes Urales y de India, fabricado sintéticamente para gemas de vestuario con el nombre de piedra de oro. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  aventurine glass
..................................  (<glass by technique>, glass (material), ... Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300206175]

Sources and Contributors:
aventurien............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
aventurine (quartz)............  [CHIN Preferred, VP Preferred]
...................................  Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977)
...................................  CHIN database (1988-)
...................................  Dictionary of Geological Terms (1984)
...................................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) 48
...................................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
...................................  Oxford Companion to the Decorative Arts (1975) 61
...................................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961) 150
aventurine quartz............  [VP]
................................  Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry (1981) 28
Chinese jade (aventurine)............  [VP]
............................................  Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Glass (1977)
Indian jade (aventurine)............  [VP]
.........................................  Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Glass (1977)
sha chin shih............  [TELDAP-now AS]
..........................  TELDAP database (2009-)
sha jin shi............  [TELDAP-now AS]
.......................  TELDAP database (2009-)
shā jīn shí............  [TELDAP-now AS]
.......................  TELDAP database (2009-)
venturina (cuarzo)............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred]
...................................  Diccionario de la Real Academia Española. Biblioteca de Consulta 2003 (2003)
...................................  Rico y Martínez, Diccionario Técnico Akal de conservación y restauración de bienes culturales, español-alemán-inglés-italiano-francés (2003) 209
砂金石............  [TELDAP-now AS Preferred]
...........  寶石圖鑑 p. 159
...........  寶石學 p. 202
...........  玻璃陶瓷名詞辭典 p. 18
灑金玻璃............  [TELDAP-now AS]
...........  TELDAP database (2009-)
金星玻璃............  [TELDAP-now AS]
...........  玻璃陶瓷名詞辭典 p. 18
砂金釉............  [TELDAP-now AS]
...........  玻璃陶瓷名詞辭典 p. 18
金星釉............  [TELDAP-now AS]
...........  玻璃陶瓷名詞辭典 p.18
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, RKD, AAT-Ned, TELDAP-now AS, VP]
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977)
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
.......... Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry (1981) 28
Chinese (traditional) .......... [TELDAP-now AS]
.......... TELDAP database (2009-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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