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Color Gemstones Choosing Guide

Color Gemstones Choosing Guide

hajamohamed 28/08/2018 0
  4 Cs Gemstones have been through several processes to become refined and valuable. Each step requires delicate craftsmanship and difficult techniques in order to turn a rock into a gem. In general, gemologists and jeweler use 4 Cs criteria to define the quality of gemstones: Cut, Clarity, Color and Carat. Cut There are three fundamental purposes of gemstone cutting­–maintaining the body of the stone, enhancing the color of the stone and reducing inclusion of the stone.The cutting will improve clarity and quality of gemstones. When selecting a gem, first thing which should be considered is “s...
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Peridot - Gem of the Sun

Peridot - Gem of the Sun

hajamohamed 31/07/2018 0
  What is “Gem of the Sun”? We are all used to the idea that ancient Egyptians worshipped the sun. When it comes to the stone, Peridot is considered “gem of the sun” by the Egyptians. It only appears in one color which is green but the shade varies from light green to olive. Egyptian priests believed that Peridot harnessed the power of nature. To the ancient Egyptians, the color green meant to flourish and symbolized fertility, new life, and growth. This could be the reason why they called Peridot “gem of the sun” since the sun is the source of energy for the livings. Healing Properties Perido...
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