Diamond Photos                  
Cochise College                                                           
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Roger Weller, geology instructor                       


2 carat diamond in rose gold


last edited:  11/13/17    number of photos:  75
Diamond is carbon, C
hardness: 10                                                                     
diamond as a mineral                                                                  

Recommended reading on the diamond industry:
"Diamond-A Journey to the Heart of an Obsession"
by Matthew Hart, Walker Publishing Co., 2001


faceted diamonds

diamonds, faceted-small white:  A  B  C*                                              

diamonds, faceted-assorted colorless:  A  B

diamonds, faceted- 2 carats :  A  B*
diamonds, blue:  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H*
diamonds, yellow: 
A  B C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K
diamonds, pink: 
A  B
diamonds, red:

diamonds, champagne color:  A  B  C  D  E  F  G H  I  J
diamonds, green: 
A  B  C                                                         

diamonds, black:  A  B  C  D  E 
diamonds, assorted colors: 
A  B  C  D 
diamonds, pale colors: 
A  B  C  D  E

replicas of famous cut diamonds:  1


diamonds in jewelry                                                                                               

blue diamonds in a ring:  A B*
rings with large diamonds:  A  B C  D
rings with small diamonds:  A  B  C
diamonds, faceted beads: 
A  B
diamonds, colorless faceted beads: 

diamonds, champagne color faceted beads:  A  B

diamonds, canary color faceted beads:  A


uncut diamonds                                                                                                                                    

diamond crystals from Arkansas
rough diamond crystals: 
A  B  C

lectures on diamonds
 Diamonds: From Rough Rocks to Glamorous Gems- Larissa Diamante Thurman
Diamond Inclusions- Lisa C. Huff
Causes of Color in Diamonds- Caitlin Henry
The Cullinan Diamonds- Sheilla DeMeritt 
The Four C's of Diamonds- Mark Alexander
Diamonds, the Four Cs
- Tanya Eavenson
Learning about Diamonds- Melanie Lewis 
Shopping for the Right Diamond
- Gilberto Fuentes 
Man-Made Diamonds- Crystal Roe
47th Street, New York: the Jewish Connection- Deborah Adams

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