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Identifying Lab-Made Emeralds

…few visible inclusions. Photo by Newermore ares. Licensed under CC By-SA 4.0. Certain inclusions can help to distinguish hydrothermally…

Identifying Synthetic Gems

inclusions. These are two-phase inclusions with conical tubes descending from phenakite crystals. You’ll also commonly find two-phase…

Sapphire Buying Guide

…(very small inclusions) but still eye clean to SI (small inclusions), which may very well not be eye clean. In both instances, inclusions are…

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