songs

Songs about Hardstone:

songsHardstone City by Hothouse Flowers from the Album Home

songsMalaika (feat. Hardstone) by Jabali Afrika from the Album Remember the Past

books

Books about Hardstone:

booksChinese Art III: Textiles, Glass and Painting on Glass, Carvings in Ivory and Rhinoceros Horn, Carvings in Hardstones... by Soame Jenyns and William Watson (Apr 1982)

booksHardstones: The Gilbert Collection by Anna Maria Massinelli (Jun 2000)

booksPietre Dure: Hardstone in Furniture and Decorations by Anna Maria Giusti (Nov 1992)

booksHardstones from the Ancient World by Robin Symes Limited (Dec 2000)

booksA Handbook of Chinese Art: For Collectors and Students: Bronzes, Buddhism, Ceramics, Decoration Jade & Hardstones... by Margaret Medley (Jan 1, 1964)

booksChinese Art: Textiles, Glass and Painting on Glass, Carvings in Ivory and Rhinoceros Horn, Carving in Hardstones... by Soame Jenyns (Apr 2, 1981)

booksHardstones and Mosaics (Postcards) by J. Paul Getty Museum (1997)

wiki

Wiki information Hardstone:

Hardstone

Hardstone is an unscientific term, mostly encountered in the decorative arts or archaeology, that has a similar meaning to semi-precious stones, or gemstones. Very hard building stones, such as granite, are not included in the term in this sense;...

Hardstone carving
Visual Art Medium

Hardstone carving is a general term in art history and archaeology for the artistic carving of predominantly semi-precious stones, such as jade, rock crystal, agate, onyx, jasper, serpentine or carnelian, and for an object made in this way. Normally...