Find your diamond
Find your jewelry
shape
carat
color
clarity

F color = near colorless ?

Status
Not open for further replies. Please create a new topic or request for this thread to be opened.

JOE_Q

Rough_Rock
Joined
Nov 1, 2002
Messages
29
I read somewhere on Diamondtalk that F color in anything over .5ct is actually concidered near colorless. Can someone confirm. I looked on GIA's website but didn't find any info.
Thanks
Joe.
 

Richard Sherwood

Ideal_Rock
Joined
Sep 25, 2002
Messages
4,924
Joe, I remember reading that on DiamondTalk as well, and not agreeing with it. I don't believe that it is correct to use the "near colorless" term for F color, even in the larger sizes. Although it is true that a larger diamond will show it's color more, the D,E,&F grades are categorized as "colorless".

Rich, GG
Sarasota Gemological Laboratory
 
Status
Not open for further replies. Please create a new topic or request for this thread to be opened.
Be a part of the community It's free, join today!
    Wanderlust Woes
    Wanderlust Woes
    Radiant Ruby Cluster Ring
    Radiant Ruby Cluster Ring
    Recutting And Resetting A Heirloom
    Recutting And Resetting A Heirloom

Need Something Special?

Get a quote from multiple trusted and vetted jewelers.

Holloway Cut Advisor



Diamond Eye Candy

Click to view full-size image.
Top