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The Gemstone Blog — Clarity grading

5 factors that determine a diamond's Clarity grade

Posted by MICHAEL Hart on

5 factors that determine a diamond's Clarity grade

This post reviews the 5 factors that determine a diamond's clarity grade. We will also review each of the diamond clarity grades in detail. The 5 factors that impact a diamond's clarity grade include: Size- Usually the bigger an inclusion is the lower the clarity grade will be. Number - More inclusions mean a lower clarity grade, however the type of inclusion and how easy it is to see makes a big difference Position- An inclusion located under the table is easier to see than one hidden by the girdle.  Nature- Nature is type of inclusion and whether it is an internal...

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