Designer Spotlight - Anamaria V Acevedo for AVA Jewellery - Anamaría V Acevedo was born in Bogotá. Soon after her birth she immigrated to Caracas, where she studied and worked as an Architect. In 2003 Anamaría mov...
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