diamond appraisal

Clarity Characteristics

 

-INCLUSIONS                                                    BLEMISHES

Anything that is either                                         Only on surface of the diamond.

totally confined or penetrate.

 

*Fun TIP: Laser drill hole abbreviated L.D.H

 


 

   CLARITY CHARACTERISTICS INCLUSIONS

 

- BEARDING- *Bruting-rounding off around girdle (side of stone)

-BRUISE- *Percussion MARK.

-CAVITY- *BIG HOLE IN SIDE OF STONE

-CHIP- *small chips of holes round the sides

-CLOUD - Pinpoints (small little dots)

-FEATHER- Small feather of inclusions inside of the stone.

-INDENTED NATURAL- Small cut in side of stone

-KNOT- inclusion touching table

-Laser Drill Hole- A visually drill from below the table that shows up as a cleaning of the inclusion.

-Pinpoint- Small Chrystal

Twinning Wisp- Distortion located on one line.