Gem Junkies

Eureka!! We have Diamonds!!

March 30, 2019 Season 2 Episode 9
Gem Junkies
Eureka!! We have Diamonds!!
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Gem Junkies
Eureka!! We have Diamonds!!
Mar 30, 2019 Season 2 Episode 9
Parle Jewelry Design's Jonathan and Brecken Farnsworth.
Eureka!! We have diamonds!! Jonathan and Brecken finally talk about the #1 gemstone sold –Diamonds!
Show Notes

Eureka!! We have diamonds!! Jonathan and Brecken finally talk about the #1 gemstone sold –Diamonds!  There’s a lot to cover when it comes to Diamonds so this episode will cover some lore, its history and even touch base on the subject Natural vs. Synthetic Diamonds.

 

00:00:00              Intro

00:41:00              Diamonds!!!

01:53:50              <Slight detour> Discover the best donuts in the world

02:50:00              Back to our regular scheduled program 😊

03:24:00              The name!  Where does it come from?

03:47:50              Earliest references of diamonds

04:31:00              4th Century BC in India w/ diamonds

05:05:00              9th Century and Aristotle and Alexander the Great

07:39:00              600 AD

08:08:00              Lore behind Diamond dust

12:06:50              In Ancient China

12:28:50              1800s demand for diamonds changed

12:48:00              The “Modern Diamond Market”

14:54:50              3 years after the Eureka Diamond

15:23:00              The making of De Beers

16:36:00              From 1871 – 1915

17:59:00              “Diamonds are forever”

19:53:00              What is a Diamond?

21:16:00              The most common habit

24:10:00              Help us answer a question

24:23:00              Let’s talk color!!

25:43:00              Color: order from least rare to rare

26:39:00              Black Diamonds

27:36:00              Let’s talk about the 4 – Cs

27:52:00              Clarity

28.22:00              Color

29:49:00              Cut

30:21:00              Carat weight

31:17:50              Natural vs. Synthetic

36:57:00              Responsible sourcing

38:12:50              Call to ask from you the followers!!



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