Intaglio

Intaglio

Intaglio Intaglio is a technique which dates back to antiquity and is still in use at present. Patterns, designs or – more frequently – images are carved or engraved in gemstones leaving a hollow impression in the untouched background. This style of...
Lapidary

Lapidary

Lapidary A lapidary is a person who cuts or carves and polishes gemstones, stone, minerals and other hard materials excluding diamonds. Lapidaries render decorative carvings such as cameos and they tumble cut cabochons and facet gem materials. Exquisite Example of a...

Laser

Laser Laser is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A powerful, coherent, straight-line beam of light, very narrow in diameter which, when strong enough, can be used to cut through solid substances. Lasers can be strong enough to cut...
Lozenge Shape

Lozenge Shape

Lozenge Shape A lozenge-shaped diamond is one that is rhomboid in outline. This geometric outline is also known as “diamond” shaped, but when discussing diamonds it is best referred to with the term “lozenge” shape to avoid confusion. Art Deco...