Identifying Inclusions of Specific Gems

Step 2: Advanced Gemology

Lesson 12

Imagine you find this blue gemstone for sale at a pawn shop. Can the inclusions you see help you narrow the range of possible identifications? Absolutely. Read on to learn more about identifying inclusions of specific gemstones. (Want to know what this blue gem could be? Try this gem identification quiz, number 1, second stone).
Reading time: 14 min 24 sec

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