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We found a wedding ring marked 14K-L and we can't find out what the L means.
Hello Kent Thank you for your question, the "L" on the inside the ring next to 14k is most probab....
I lost my diamond engagement ring years ago and would like to find a replacement with the same style or have one made in the same style. I still have the wedding band. The design is an engraved star pattern. There is an inscription on the inside that says Everwed. I have looked on the internet and cannot find anything about Everwed. They were purchased from a reputable jeweler in 1970. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!
Hello Karen Thank you for your question, I believe they went out of business many years ago, Sorr....
I have kind of an odd question for you. While my son was here one night, he was playing with a little black light I have. I collect beads, jewelry and gemstones. I thought it might be fun to look at my beads, jewelry and gemstones under it. Some of my sapphires and rubies turned a bright pink under the light. While my yellow sapphire ring turned a purplish color. My question is, while looking at my Kanchaburi sapphire ring, some of the diamonds looked purplish like they are supposed to, but one of the diamonds in it looked like an opal under the black light. It had a bright bluish green look to it and it really didn't look like the rest of the diamonds. Then in a pair of diamond studs I have, same thing. One diamond had the purplish tint or hue to it while the other had that bright bluish green look to it. Does this indicate that some of the diamonds had some sort if treatment while others do not? I am confused why they didn't look the same as the others. Then I took my approximately 1/3 carat loose diamond I have and it looked purplish also with no weird color to it. I know all of my diamonds are real or suppose to be. Any answer you could give me would be extremely helpful. I thank you in advance for your help. Have a great day. And thank you again Colleen
Hello Colleen, There are some natural untreated diamonds that are florescent, in your case the co....
I was wondering if I found a charm that is a flower with a flat bottom, can that be turned into a ring instead?
Hello Marcy, The answer to your question is yes, it absolutely can be done, we at our shop transfo....
Hi, Thanks in advance for your help. Do all jewelers size sterling silver? I'd like to purchase a ring online which is platinum plated S.S. from a size 7 down to 5.5, is that possible and will it be very costly? Also I've had pretty bad experience with rose-gold jewelry in the past, they seem to tarnish over time. Could it be just the plating or will that also happen to solid rose gold too? Best regards,
hello Nancy, The plated rings are not made to re-size since the plating will burn off and make the....
Hello, i have and art deco gold & garnet period ring, it looks handmade but there is only one mark which reads 'KEK' or 'KER' do you know what this means? Many thanks.
Hello Damon To answer your question I can only guess that the marking is either makers mark and or ....
Can a jeweler size an 8mm flat platinum, 12 gram, wedding band from a size 8 1/2 to a 5 1/2 or 5? I could not find the answer anywhere. Thank you.
Hello Esther Yes It could be done. Jon Askthejeweler.net
I bought a 10K White Gold Diamond engagement ring for my fiance, and the band is already showing light scratches. Is this normal for white gold or did I buy a fake ring?
Hello Sean, Since gold is a soft metal wearing it on the daily base would cause the ring to scratc....
I bought a ring from our local pawn shop and was curious as to what the letters inside the band represent. the letters are DIAG N with a 10k stamp on the opposing side.. It's a beautiful ring, just curious what those "DIAG N" letters represent. Thanks in advance for your time, have a great day.
Hello KayLea, The letters DIAG N refers to makers mark and dose not have a significant meaning. J....
I have a pair of 10kt gold cubic zirconia cross earings and I was wondering if I could sell them to a pawn shop?
Hello Adrianne, The answer to your question is yes I believe pawn shop not only allow you to pawn ....
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