Topaz Value, Price, and Jewelry Information

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How Does Topaz Form?

Topaz requires specific and unusual conditions to form. Learn how topaz develops and how it gets its colors, from yellow and blue to rare and valuable…

Top Spots for Gem Hunting in the US

Visit one of the top gem hunting spots in the US. Go alone or with the family. A gemology-themed vacation can be fun, educational, and (maybe) profitable.…

Topaz Buying Guide

Our topaz buying guide can help you learn how topazes are graded, what to avoid, and how to identify a high-quality stone or a bargain in the rough.…

Gemstone Orientation for Beginners

Choosing the best gemstone orientation for your rough takes skill and experience. Learn what factors you should take into account before cutting.…

Cut Stones Cost

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See his answers to Why is some rough stone like Topaz the same cost of cut stones?…

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