craftsmanship

Before the rough is given for assorting, some highly included or waste material is removed using pliers.

Under the assortment stage the rough is grouped into different sections based on the clarity and size.

Under the assortment stage the rough is grouped into different sections based on the clarity and size.

The cutter is slicing the rough piece into a more profitable and easily handle piece/pieces and therefore removing the waste material

Now the rough is fashioned into the desired shape by grinding it against the running disk, the rough condition is called Preform

Now the rough is fashioned into the desired shape by grinding it against the running disk, the rough condition is called Preform

The preform stone is then attached to a dopstick, after which the cutter uses its expertise and facets the stone by rubbing it against the running disk.

After faceting , the cutter polishes the stone to give it smoothest surface possible and a better durability

After faceting , the cutter polishes the stone to give it smoothest surface possible and a better durability