Measure of Consideration for Attaining a Loose Diamond

By: Article Manager

The acquisition of a diamond is one of the most delighted attainments in everyone's life. In whatever form you get the diamond, you always wish to have it you for whole life. And, purchasing a diamond by yourself is one of the most important shopping for you. Therefore, it becomes necessary to have full knowledge about the originality of the diamond before actually making the payment. The user needs to give a serious thought before stepping into the shop to purchase the diamond. And, if you are shopping for the loose diamonds then it becomes important for you to know how to judge the quality of the diamond.

The basics of identifying an original piece of loose diamond involve four Cs - Cut, Clarity, Carat and Color. These four Cs help the customer in judging the value of the diamond. The loose diamonds are given preference as the customer can use them as per their own choice and creativity. Many people integrate the diamonds in their pair of shoes, purse, dress, hair clips, pens and eyeglasses etc. But before purchasing the loose diamonds, you should check the certificate of appraisal and value.

The certificate of appraisal is granted by the third party agency which checks the quality of the piece of the diamond and evaluates its cost on the basis of its quality. The certificate is popularly known as the Diamond Grading Report. This report describes the features of the diamond in terms of cut, color, clarity and carat. After analyzing a single piece of diamond, the gemologist grants the certificate. When the diamond is accompanied by the report, the diamond is called as certified diamond.

The gemologists are the people who do the evaluations of the loose diamonds. They were given a special training and course in gemology with the sub-subject of geology. This course focuses on study and analysis of gems, precious stones and semi-precious stones. The gemologists are the professional experts who have been trained to assess the quality of the diamond. Anyone who is going to purchase loose diamond should ensure the diamond has the certificate of appraisal and value. It helps in estimating the cost of the diamond. There are certain scales on which the diamond is measure. SI3 is the standard measure for defining the clarity and color of the piece of the diamond. The scale of clarity and color ranges from 'FL' means 'Flawless' to 'I3' for 'imperfect'.

The evaluation of all the diamond pieces is done before their placement into an ornament or accessory of other use. It is essential for the customer to check the value of the diamond before actually making its payment. However, loose diamonds are always preferred by the people as they can use it in their own way.

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