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Picking Out The Right Spinel From The Extensive World of Gems

Picking Out The Right Spinel From The Extensive World of Gems

Picking out the right Spinel has perplexed man for years. From royal jewelry to the ever popular signate ring, the ever loved Spinel is creating a storm in the jewelry market today. Easily mistaken for a Ruby, the ever lustrous Spinel has exceptional hardness that […]

Magnificent Indian Diamonds

Magnificent Indian Diamonds

We all know India to be a country filled with arts, crafts, and colour and diamonds. And rightly so, it is a country that celebrates everything. With festivals to mark the change in weather, pompous celebrations to mark the the birth of a child or the […]

The Infamous Koh-i-Noor and other Golconda Diamonds

The Infamous Koh-i-Noor and other Golconda Diamonds

Haven’t we all read stories about the Golconda Diamonds? From the infamous Koh-i-Noor to the more recent Mirror of Paradise, diamonds mined at the Kollur Mines near Golconda have created a stir throughout history. And with good reason. Throughout this post we’ll shed light on […]

Iranian Treasures

Iranian Treasures

Iran earlier known as Persia, is bordered by the Caspian Sea and the Persian Gulf. Known to be home to one of the worlds largest collection of spectacular gemstones, the treasury holds the Darya-e-Nour Diamond and mounds of other stones notably Emeralds, Yellow Diamonds, Rubies […]