How can you tell a Canadian diamond?

Many diamonds that have been mined and cut in Canada are documented and have their certificate number laser-inscribed on their girdle along with a trade logo such as a maple leaf, polar bear, CanadaMark symbol, or the words “Ice on Fire.” This inscription assures consumers of their diamond’s origin.

How are Canadian diamonds identified?

Canadian diamonds are laser inscribed with a unique identification number and maple leaf to guarantee its Canadian authenticity. When you receive your Canadian diamond, you will also receive a certificate that matches the number that is inscribed in your diamond.

What is the difference between Canadian diamonds and other diamonds?

Canadian diamonds have the same composition and quality as diamonds found around the world. … Canadian diamonds are cut, polished, and graded according to the same lab standards as diamonds from any other country. For example, some retailers say that Canadian diamonds have better sparkle than other diamonds.

Are Canadian diamonds more valuable?

The cost of the Canadian diamond is slightly more expensive than regular diamonds, which are mined in other countries. … Additional reasons why Canadian diamonds are more expensive are: the fact that they are mined under harsh climate conditions, using special machinery and equipment, which are costly.

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Do Canadian diamonds have serial numbers?

A true Canadian diamond should have a laser inscription on its girdle with a serial number. They also should be accompanied by a trade logo such as the Canadamark symbol, the words Ice on Fire, maple leaf or polar bear.

Where are Canadian diamonds found?

Canada’s diamonds are predominantly mined in the Northwest Territories (NWT), which encompasses 40% of Canada’s landmass. There are currently four working diamond mines in Canada, three in the NWT – the Ekati, Diavik and Gahcho Kué mines – and the Renard diamond mine in Quebec.

Are Canadian diamonds marked?

Many diamonds that have been mined and cut in Canada are documented and have their certificate number laser-inscribed on their girdle along with a trade logo such as a maple leaf, polar bear, CanadaMark symbol, or the words “Ice on Fire.” This inscription assures consumers of their diamond’s origin.

How much is a 1 carat Canadian diamond?

How Much is a 1 Carat Diamond Ring? In general, a 1 carat diamond costs between $1,800 and $12,000. The price depends on factors such as the Cut quality, Clarity, Color and Shape of the diamond.

How can you tell if a diamond is ethical?

Know The Origins Of Your Jewelry. The only sure way to determine if a diamond is ethically sourced is to find out exactly where it came from. I know it may sound far-fetched but most jewelers should tell you where a piece of jewelry originated.

What is a certified Canadian diamond?

Canadian Diamond Certificate

Certified Canadian diamonds are accompanied with a Certificate of Authenticity under the Canadian Federal Government Code of Conduct guaranteeing its Canadian origin. Canadian diamonds are ethical, environmental and socially conscious diamonds.

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What is Canada Mark?

The Canadamark™ hallmark program is a strategic initiative of Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. to assure the integrity of the supply chain of Canadian diamonds from mine to retail, and gives the end consumers of diamond jewellery confidence in the origin and history of their polished diamonds.

What are diamonds worth today?

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Weight Range Avg. Price/Carat
1.00 to 1.49 ct. $6,145
1.50 to 1.99 ct. $8,029
2.00 to 2.99 ct. $10,662
3.00 to 3.99 ct. $14,609

What is Russian diamond?

Russian diamonds are stones that were mined in Russia. They are no different from other diamonds, so the name Russian diamond implies only a place of origin. Russia also produces a lot of lab-grown diamonds, which are sometimes referred to as Russian synthetic diamonds.