• gemstone before and after recut and treatment

    Emerald – Natural, Faceted, Green

    Colombian emerald, 8.81-ct (left), recut to 7.67-ct (right) and enhanced with ExCel by the Clarity Enhancement Laboratory. Recutting the stone greatly improved transparency and color, and the AGL Prestige Report notes that the stone underwent minor enhancement. © Mardon Jewelers. Used with permission.

    Article: Emerald Buying Guide

    Credit: Mardon Jewelers

    GemstoneBeryl, Emerald
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Gem StateFaceted