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Natural emerald buying & treatment guide – How to buy and tell the difference between 100% natural, no oil, minor, moderate and significant treatment emeralds?

Why Is It Important to Learn About Emerald Treatments? Telling the difference between a natural, no oil emerald from the one which has been “enhanced” with oil or resin or dye is a very important skill any emerald buyer should know before going out there to buy one. Depending on the level of treatment and/or …

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Natural ruby buying & treatment guide – How to buy and tell the difference between natural unheated, heated, new glass filled ruby treatment?

Why is Learning Ruby Treatment Important? Distinguishing between natural no treatment rubies to heated or new treatment rubies is a very important skill every ruby gemstone buyer should learn before venturing out to buy one. The price between each level of treatment can range from.  Exceptionally expensive US$10,000 per carat for unheated natural rubies.  To …

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