diamond appraisal

Blemishes Outer Marks

 

Abrasion: A small bearded mark on top side of diamond side or outer culet (the bottom point).


EXTRA FACET: small extra cut of window somewhere on the stone.


NATURAL: Natural occurring blemish


Polish Lines. lines of wheel polishing the stone that the diamond is left with as a mark on the outer surface.


Polish Mark


Bruted Girdle: big marks on the side or corners bunched next to each other


Faceted Girdle: Facets on the diamond that let's lights enter in.

 

Fun TIP: Scaife-POLISHING WHEEL

 

Penetrates stone <surface reaching>

Bearding

Bruise

Percussion mark

cavity

chip

feather

indented natural

Knot

L.D.H , LaserDrillHole

 

Contained in Stone

cloud

x+1s (chrystal)

Needle

pinpoint

Twinning Wisp

X+1/with feather