Diamond vs. Tanzanite Carat Weight

Save
Next Video:
How to Tell the Carat of an Oval Sapphire....5

Diamonds and tanzanites are absolutely gorgeous stones that we love to wear, but they have a few important differences when it comes to their carat weight. Find out about diamond versus tanzanite carat weight with help from a gemologist who knows how to display jewelry for best presentation in this free video clip.

Part of the Video Series: Knowing Jewelry
Promoted By Zergnet

Comments

Video Transcript

Hi, this is Olga Gonzalez, and this is diamond versus tanzanite carat weight. Diamonds and tanzanites are absolutely gorgeous stones that we love to wear! But, sometimes you wonder: what’s the difference between diamond weight and tanzanite weight in carats? The metric carat is a unit of measurement that we use for measuring both gemstones as well as pearls. It’s equal to about one-fifth of a gram, which is about the same as a paperclip, for example. So, when someone’s trying to ask you about diamonds or tanzanite carat weight, rest assured they’re actually talking about the same thing.

Featured

Related Searches

M
Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!