Jewelry Knowledge Quiz: Lab-Grown Diamonds
Jewelry Knowledge Quiz: Lab-Grown Diamonds
How much do you know about the stones that have been generating so much conversation in recent years?
When a company says it is growing diamonds using the “CVD” process, what does that mean, actually?
Which company grew the first gem-quality lab-grown diamonds, and where in the United States is De Beers making them now?
Test your knowledge of these man-made gems with this nine-question quiz below, and please revisit our April test on natural diamonds
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