Diamonds

Smart Gold’scertified diamond buyers are here to help you sell your diamonds with our professional and knowledgeable staffthat can provide you with an appraisal of you diamond in minutes. Smart Gold wants to give you a positive experience when you sell your diamond. Using the latest technology and understanding the true value of your diamond is why we pay our customers more for their diamonds. If you simply want to have your diamond appraised we welcome you to visit our store today.

Color

Color is very important when appraising a diamond. Once we determan the color of your diamond we can give you a more accurate appraisal. Color of a diamond affects the value, our specialized diamond make sure we grade you diamond before it’s appraised.

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Grades D-F are considered colorless

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Grades G-J are considered near-colorless.

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Grades K-M are called faint yellow.

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Grades N-R are very light yellow.

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Grades D-F are considered colorless

Cut

There are many cuts of diamond however different cuts have different grades. We measure the placement and quality of each diamond when appraising your diamonds!

Different cuts effect how light enters and leaves the diamond.

Shallow

Shallow

Ideal

Ideal

Too Deep

Too Deep

Clarity

Clarity is something that only a specialized diamond buyer can provide. Smart Gold buyers have the training to make sure you know exactly what clairity your diamonds are before we make you an offer.

  • FL — IF: Flawless — Internally Flawless. The rarest stones have absolutely no inclusions visible to a trained eye!
  • VVS1 — VVS2: Very, Very Slightly Included. Inclusions that is very difficult to see by a trained grader. This is why we take our time and use the latest technology.
  • VS1 — VS2: Very Slightly Included. Inclusions, minor but visible when magnified when examined by a professional diamond buyer.
  • SI1 – SI2: Inclusions visible under 10x magnification.
  • I1- 13: Included. Theseinclusions are normally visible to the naked eye.

Carat

Carat is a unit of weight measurement. One carat is equal to one-fifth of a gram 0.20g. This weight of your diamond drastically effects the value.

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Contact Smart Gold now and let us help you get cash for your stones and jewelry!