Choosing a diamond can seem like a daunting task but with the information in this
guide and help from the knowledgeable experts at Dallas Gold and Silver Exchange
it will be an enjoyable experience. Learn all you need to know by following the
The way a diamond is cut will determine its brilliance. A well cut diamond will
reflect light from one facet to another and then disperse light through the crown,
or top of the stone.
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The most desirable diamonds are colorless because their unique optical properties
reflect all of the colors of the rainbow back to your eye.
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Diamonds that are free of blemishes and inclusions are known as Flawless. In these
diamonds nothing interferes with the passage of light nor spoils the beauty.
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As with all precious stones, a diamond’s weight is measured in carats. One carat
is divided into 100 “points” so that a half carat stone may be referred to as “50
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A diamond certification is prepared by an independent third party laboratory and
verifies that a diamond is genuine and provides an evaluation of a diamond’s characteristics.
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