And as a form of carbon, a bead possesses a hardness far exceeding that of any other substance known in character with 100 years in the building of its own formation. Diamonds were formed over 70 million years ago when diamond-bearing ore was brought to the surface through volcanic eruption. Following the magma cooled, it erupts to blue ground where the precious rough is still found today. Most diamonds contain primeval carbon from the planet’s mantle, however, it’s said that some probably comprise carbon recycled from the sea crust by plate tectonics.

Main Attributes of a Diamond

The quality and worth of diamonds are measured by four features called the 4C’s. The carat weight measures the size of the diamond. Of all the 4C’s, cut is the characteristic directly influenced by man; nonetheless, colour, clarity and carat weight are influenced by nature.

diamante caracteristicas of Diamonds

Pink Diamonds

The pink diamond is the rarest and precious diamond in the world. The Argyle mine is the leading source of high heeled intense pink diamonds, producing 95% of the world’s supply.

White Diamonds

White diamonds are produced by mines all around the world in a vast array of shapes and sizes. The white diamonds recovered from the Argyle mine are especially brilliant and of high quality.

Champagne Diamonds

Champagne diamonds are naturally colored diamonds that are produced in a wide range of colors from light straw to wealthy cognac.

Yellow Diamonds

Fancy yellow diamonds come in a wide variety of colors ranging from light yellow to a rich canary colour. A limited amount of fancy yellow diamonds is recovered from the Argyle mine.

Blue Diamonds

Fancy blue diamonds are available in a broad range of colors, from the blue of the skies to a “steely” color than sapphire. Limited quantities of fancy blue diamonds have been recovered from the Argyle mine.

Green Diamonds

Fancy green diamonds are also available. Normally, penetration of the color isn’t very deep and is often eliminated during the fashioning of this rock. As well as in the blue and yellow, a restricted quantity of green diamonds is recovered from the Argyle mine.

What Diamonds Have Represented Through Background

In India, the diamond has traditionally enjoyed good fame as a talisman. On the other hand, the Romans, by way of instance, believed that the rock would shield them against plague and poison. There were people who believed that insomnia, enchantment, fear and pain could be overcome with the assistance of a diamond. As a symbol of the love between partners, diamond was called “the rock of reconciliation.” Nowadays, the diamond has become become the emblem that defines significant emotional events such as an engagement, birth or anniversary, or even to immortalize private achievements.