Diamond – Natural, Faceted, Colorless
The table is the large, horizontal facet on top of a gem that acts as a window to its interior. Viewing an expertly cut and well-polished facet is essential for getting an accurate reading of a gem's luster with a reflectometer. Faceted diamond, photo by James St. John. Licensed under CC By 2.0.
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Credit: James St. John
|Natural or man made