Artisan 6 Continues, a pop up in Shoreditch. - Six members of the JeDeCo have been busy setting up their displays at the lovely number 94 Colombia road gallery. The exhibition is in full swing and many...
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
Stabilized Turquoise, what does it mean ?
STABILIZING is a treatment which enhances the hardness of the gemstone.
(it does not mean that the gemstone is dyed)
There are other different treatments available;
Among the ways of treating turquoise, treatments can include wax,staining, plastics impregnation.
Different treatments have quite an effect on quality, so the type of treatment is a very important parameter in measuring the quality of Turquoise