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What is the Value of Black Diamonds?

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Asked by PSA, 18 Oct '13 12:05 pm
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Black diamonds are kind of a paradox. They're real, but they don't do the thing that makes diamonds interesting. They don't sparkle, because they're black. They absorb light rather than refract it.

They are real diamonds, but they have a different crystalline structure. The regular crystal structure of the diamond is what causes the sparkle: light comes in, bounces around in a predictable way, and is bounced out. The cut of the diamond is designed to put "windows" precisely where the light will come out to best effect.

Black diamonds have a "polycrystalline" structure, which means it's kind of like many diamonds smashed together. Since they're all at different angles, and so you can't carve it to make sparkles. Instead, the light just gets absorbed, making it black.

It's still a pure carbon crystal, so they call it at "Carbonado", but it is technically a diamond. Just not a very attractive one. Diamond stores generally sell them at about the same price as white diamon ...more
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 18 Oct '13 12:07 pm

 
  
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Still costly for poor people.
Answered by Quest, 19 Oct '13 09:25 am

 
  
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That market lowest clarity grade for a gem quality diamond, but I don't think a diamond could be black and have a higher clarity grade. The cut of the diamond will have little impact on value because cut is designed to enhance the light refractive qualities of the stone, a well cut diamond will maximize this property. In a black stone, the shape and proportion (in other words "the cut") will not change the price.
Answered by Stone Heart, 18 Oct '13 12:13 pm

 
  
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Anmol h ji :))
Answered by Giaa, 18 Oct '13 12:09 pm

 
  
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Heere ki kadar johari hi janta hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,main to anmol hoon,,,,,,,,,per black nahi,,,,,,,,,))))P
Answered by Union Tango, 18 Oct '13 12:07 pm

 
  
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Anmol hai mere Piaa Bhai, sirf aapne kadr naa jaani... HUH
Answered by Gypsy, 18 Oct '13 12:06 pm

 
  
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It runs many industries and machines.
Answered by ajay, 18 Oct '13 12:06 pm

 
  
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