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Understanding Gemological Reports for Jewelry Appraisal

Gemology Resources

Gemological reports play a key role in providing detailed information about the quality and characteristics of gemstones. In Houston, where the jewelry market is thriving, having a gemological report can make all the difference in determining the true worth of a piece. What is a Gemological Report?

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What’s the Difference Between Gemology and Mineralogy?

Gem Society

There are key differences between gemology and mineralogy. Learn about these disciplines and how studying mineralogy can benefit gemologists.

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Evolution of the Pigeon’s Blood Ruby Color Grade

Gem Society

Learn how pigeon's blood ruby color grading standards have evolved and how to choose the best gemology labs for grading these stones.

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What’s the Difference between Natural and Lab-Grown Diamonds?

Imperial Gem Lab

GIA, the world leader in gemology and diamond grading, gives insights on how to make a decision about which kind of diamond is best for you. What are the major differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds? Learn more about laboratory-grown diamonds and natural diamonds, from how they are formed to how to detect the differences.

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The Significance of Yearly Recertification from AGS

Huddleston Fine Jewelry Appraisals

At Huddleston Fine Jewelry Appraisals, we take pride in upholding these values by ensuring that our Independent Certified Gemologi. In the world of fine jewelry, accuracy, expertise, and trust are of paramount importance.

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When You Know You're Ready to Sell

JB Jewels

Though she had receipts for both items, she did not have a gemological report, which is the best way to sell a colored gemstone. Obtaining the GIA Report To solve this issue, I removed the center emerald from the ring to have it inspected by the Gemological Institute of America. Please contact me with any questions.

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What to Look for When Buying a Modern Round Diamond

Buckhead Jewelry Appraisers

GIA is the Gemological Institute of America and they are the world’s foremost authority in gems and gemology. Robert Hurt Hello, I’m Robert Hurt, a graduate gemologist from the prestigious Gemological Institute of America (GIA). For new round diamonds buy a diamond with a GIA lab report.