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Of all the gemstones in the world, diamonds are the most precious of precious stones, and the most coveted, which is logical to see how people tend to want something that is rare. Of course, diamond prices reflect this. Brilliant-cut, diamond bright, large rust will be almost priceless, but even small diamonds of lower quality costs.
As a gemstone, diamond is a form of carbon. Adjust to the carbon atoms in a certain direction, creating a bright reflection of light and super hardness of diamonds. Because the atoms are aligned in a way, it is possible to cut diamonds in particular; the right angle of a gem cutter is very capable.
Usually rough diamonds mined in areas with volcanic activity, because the diamonds formed deep in the earth’s crust for millions to billions of years, volcanic activity can bring, with carbon, which causes the host magma rough diamonds.
How can I cut the stones, diamonds are classified by C with four-color, cut, clarity and carat. Diamond has a lot variety of colors, from yellow, brown, variety of pink, to red, and others. Cool colors like blue and green are also available. Very pale color that is considered as a failure is not a desirable property, while the saturated colors make a very valuable diamond.
Of course, the lack of color is also very desirable. Cut refers to how the Marquis Pear cut diamond, heart, and so on. Brilliant cuts or ideal is the most valuable, because such a reduction, the perfect diamond to reflect light, so bright. Clarity refers to imperfections in the perfect clarity of the stone means that there are no errors or turbidity. Many diamonds have flaws at the microscopic level, is obviously very rare diamond. And last but not least, carat refers to weight or size of the diamond.
Synthetic diamonds are also available, gemstones; they are “grown” in the laboratory or produced under conditions that are found in nature to simulate. This jewelry is still beautiful, but because of their nature by human beings, not as desirable or valuable. In addition, the inclusion of synthetic diamonds from natural diamonds down the value of true.
That aside, if you have a synthetic diamond or not, this gem is definitely a jewel to increase both in the form of chain with a lot of solitaire diamond earrings, tennis bracelet or diamond engagement rings elegant.