The following is a question we are asked from time to time. “How many tons of land needs to be mined for a 1 carat diamond?“
There is no other gemstone quite like a diamond. It is found in the most remote places on earth, and the fact that it forms at all is something of miracle.A diamond is a testament of endurance and strength- and not surprisingly, the ultimate symbol of love.
Every diamond is unique. Each reflects the story of its arduous journey from deep inside the earth to a cherished object of adornment. Yet all diamonds share certain features that allow us to compare and evaluate them. These features are called.
Joseph R. Villarreal, G. G. (GIA)