Is there a diamond by the name of Herkimer diamond?

Answer Herkimer diamonds are actually quartz crystals that are doubly terminated, or have two naturally faceted ends. They are named after Herkimer County, New York, where they can be found. Similar quart... Read More »

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What is the value of the Herkimer diamond?

The rarity and quality of Herkimer crystals makes them more valuable than common quartz crystals, but because they are not actual diamonds, they are not as costly as diamonds. Some Herkimer diamond... Read More »

What is the origin of Herkimer diamond crystal?

Herkimer diamond crystals are only found near the town of Herkimer, New York. They are doubly terminated quartz crystals that form naturally in holes inside rocks. They come out of the rocks lookin... Read More »

Has anyone ever had any dealings with diamond pools or diamond industries and are they a reputable company?

Answer We are actually dealing with them right now... we are waiting for a pool to be put in.

Is a simulated diamond better than a synthetic diamond?

On One Hand: It Looks BetterSimulated diamonds are gems or gem-like materials that are cut to look like diamonds, but are chemically different. Synthetic diamonds, or diamonds manufactured artifici... Read More »