To help educate our customers on some of the finer points of loose diamonds
, we present this short illustrated guide on the basic parts of a diamond.
The upper portion of the diamond encompassing the total area above the girdle, including the table.
A tiny facet at the very bottom of the diamond.
The outer edges of the diamond where the upper and lower facets meet.
The lower portion of the diamond encompassing the total area below the girdle, including the culet.
The flat facet on the top of the diamond.