Treasures of the Ancients

Treasures of the ancients. If you were to carry out a survey asking “What is the most coveted gemstone of all”? I can guarantee that almost everyone asked would say “Diamond”. Ever since Frances Gerety, (1916-1999) came up with the phrase “A Diamond is Forever” for DeBeers in 1948 a slogan still in use today,… Continue reading Treasures of the Ancients

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Top ten precious gemstones – Part 1

Top ten precious gemstones – no one can deny the lure of precious gemstones.
Whether you are an enthusiastic amateur, a seasoned connoisseur or even a gemstone investor.

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Guide to gemstones – some myths and legends – Moonstone.

Guide to gemstones -some myths and legends – Moonstone. Guide to gemstones -some myths and legends – Moonstone. Gemstones have played various roles in the myths and legends of human cultures throughout history. Some tell a story or are believed to have special powers, but all of them share a common beauty. Each gemstone is… Continue reading Guide to gemstones – some myths and legends – Moonstone.

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