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