While the shimmer and sparkle of jewels are part of their allure, they are perhaps just as fascinating because of their high value.
That certainly is their main attraction for jewel thieves. So, are you curious about the biggest jewelry heists in recent history’
Crater of Diamonds state park in Arkansas is once again in the news, after a 12 year old boy found a 5.16 carat brown diamond on July 31.
So what makes this state park so special? Well, for one …
Basically a Mahaleo ruby or glass filled ruby is a low quality ruby. Often the ruby has so many fractures that it appears opaque and brown instead of red. These fractures are then filled with lead glass.
The problem with this that there are many disadvantages that are usually not disclosed.
n recent years the Dubai and the surrounding region have been trying to get a foothold in the jewelry and gem trade.
With the Dubai International Jewelry Week that was organized last week they have taken their place in the spotlight.
Charles & Colvard Ltd., the only producer of synthetic moissanite in the world, announced the launch of a new venture.
It will be selling moissanite jewelry directly to customers at home with an in-home direct sales business model.