Nothing is possibly comparable to handmade silver jewellery
Necklace, bangles, bracelet, pendants, rings, earrings and pin are the most universal form of handmade sterling silver ornaments. Sterling silver ornament is decorated by engraving, embossing, etching and filigree, by application of enamel, mosaic, gems, semi precious stones and glass.
This jewellery is decorated by engraving, embossing, etching and filigree, by application of enamel, mosaic, gems, semi-precious stones and glass. Handmade silver jewellery is intriguing in its form and captivating in its beauty. Innovative and rare master art, these are the combination of the delicately crafted patterns of the silver with modern outlook creating an enchanting aesthetic. The silver goes through a number of processes, like carving, enameling, filigree etc., and giving expression to the craftsman's skills.
Gemstones are identified by gemologists
Gemstones are identified by gemologists. The first characteristic a gemologist uses to identify a gemstone is its chemical composition. Gems are characterized in terms of refractive index, dispersion, specific gravity, hardness, cleavage, fracture, and luster. They may exhibit pleochroism or double refraction. Who describe gems and their characteristics using technical terminology specific to the field of gemology.
Next, many gems are crystals which are classified by their crystal system such as cubic or trigonal or monoclinic. They may have luminescence and a distinctive absorption spectrum. For example, diamonds are made of carbon (C) and rubies of aluminium oxide (Al2O3). Another term used is habit, the form the gem is usually found in. For example diamonds, which have a cubic crystal system, are often found as octahedrons.
Diamonds are forever
You may be familiar with the term, 'Diamonds are Forever'. It is made popular by the De Beers advertising campaigns and for good reason. They have been used throughout the ages as bearers of mystic powers and incredible beauty. Not only are these diamonds rare in numbers but also in the number of skilled artisans that can complement their exquisite beauty.
Part of the credit for the almost mythical reverence to diamonds throughout the years belongs to the fact that these beauties are quite rare in their most sought after gemstone quality form. Through the centuries they have been revered and admired by many civilizations. When it comes to history, diamonds have a very long and fascinating record as one of the most intriguing gemstones on the planet. Forged billions of years ago, long before dinosaurs roamed the planet, they have survived the forces of nature to reach us.