BEAUTYWhen we talk about beauty of gemstones .we refer to a combination of different attributes:
COLOR: The color is one of the most important factors which affect the quality and price of gemstone. Where colored gemstones are concerned the deeper the color along with transparency; it would fetch a higher price. But this is not the case of Diamond. For the diamond the colorless the diamond, the better is its price.
DURABILITYThis refers to the power of a gemstone to resist daily wear and tear. The durability of gemstones depends on following factors:
HARDNESS: The power of a mineral to resist external abrasion when a pointed fragment of another substance is drawn across it without sufficient pressure to develop cleavage is referred to as hardness. The harder the gemstone, the more durable it is. Diamond is the hardest gemstone.