A gemstone named after its place of discovery – Labrador, Canada. It displays a phenomenon known as ‘labradorescence’, an iridescent play of colour. Read more

Lapis Lazuli

A deep midnight blue opaque gemstone, often speckled with golden and white flecks. Read more

Lower Girdle Facets

Facets that extend from the girdle edge toward the culet. Sometimes known as ‘lower halves’ in the trade.