Gemstones

What lab or certification is the best for checking your expensive ruby, sapphire or emerald?

BEST LAB TO CHECK GEMSTONES What is the best lab to check gemstones? Buying a high quality ruby, sapphire or emerald isn’t cheap, but how do you know the beautiful expensive gemstone you are buying is the quality you are expecting? As I have discussed in our previous blog posts, it is very important to …

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How much does no oil emerald cost? Five No Oil Emerald Comparison

How much does it cost to buy a 1 to 3 carat untreated, no oil, 100% natural emerald from Zambia?

Continuing with the series in how much a particular gemstone should cost, today I will try to tackle another common question I get asked which is – “how much does a no oil, untreated, 100% natural emerald cost? Can you forward me a price list for these type of emeralds from 1 carat to 3 …

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How to buy an astrological gemstone based on Vedic Indian Astrology in Bangkok, Thailand?

So, you finally decided to take matters in your hands and would like to change your fortune by buying a “magic gemstone” that a world renowned Vedic astrologer had recommended to you. You might be having difficult time in your job or business or unable to bear children or all your relationships (i.e. marriage, …

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Sapphire Treatment Guide – Natural, Heated, Diffused, Glass-Lead Filled Treatments

Video explanation between unheated sapphire vs heated sapphire (rutile silk): WHY KNOWING ABOUT SAPPHIRE TREATMENTS IS IMPORTANT? Before buying any sapphire it is important to know what type of treatment it has gone through. Sapphires have different levels of treatment. Natural (no treatment) Heat Treatment to enhance color Lattice Diffusion to enhance color aggressively Lead-Glass …

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Emerald Treatment Guide – No Oil, Minor, Moderate and Significant Treatment Emeralds

Emerald Treatment Video A video explanation of different emerald qualities is shown below: WHY LEARNING ABOUT EMERALD TREATMENT IMPORTANT? Before buying any emerald it is important to know what type of treatment it has gone through. Emerald has different levels of treatment. Natural (No Oil or No Treatment) Minor, Moderate, Significant Treatment – This includes …

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How much is untreated emerald? - GIA 2.87 carats No Oil Emerald

Rare 3.02 carats unheated ruby & GIA certified 2.87 carats no oil & untreated emerald!

We have recently acquired two very unique gemstones.  Both are 100% natural and not subject to any treatment by man! The first one is an unheated and no treatment 3.02 carats vivid red ruby from Mozambique.  The stone has been certified by GRS (Gemresearch Swisslab).  Details in how rare this type of ruby is can be read …

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Ruby Treatment Guide – Unheated, Heated, Flux-Filled, Lead-Glass Rubies

Video explanation between unheated ruby vs lead glass-filled ruby (composite ruby): The second video shows different ruby treatments under a microscope WHY KNOWING ABOUT RUBY TREATMENTS IS IMPORTANT? Before buying any ruby it is important to know what type of treatment it has gone through. Natural Rubies have different levels of treatment. Natural (no treatment) …

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