|Wedding Anniversery||Symbolism||Zodiac Sign|
|16 years: sapphires||wisdom, loyalty, justice||Pices, Taurus|
|35 years: rubies||happines, satisfaction, mutual love||Aries, Leo|
|40 years: emeralds||happiness, confidence||Capricorne|
|60 years: diamonds||perfection, innocence, clairvoyance||Leo|
Color is the main characteristic when buying precious gemstones. It is always preferable to select a color gemstone with a few defects rather than the opposite. It is also highly recommended to seek assistance when choosing the color as the color of a prescious gemstone requires expertise in gemology. Color is broken down into:
How diamond cutter cuts the pavillion helps bring out the intensity of the color.
The price of a precious gemstone is also calculated according to its weight. Nonetheless, as color stones are less regular than diamonds, their weight is not as standardized. For equal dimensions, an emerald will weigh 0.90 times the weight of a diamond, while a ruby and a sapphire will weigh 1.20 times the weight of a diamond. The table below gives the average weight for a precious gemstone according to their dimensions.
AVERAGE WEIGHT FOR ROUND OR SQUARE STONES IN RELATION TO THEIR DIMENSIONS
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