GEMOLOGY LABORATORY SERVICES - GEM TESTING, GEM IDENTIFICATION CERTIFICATES
- Service is provided in respect of cut and polished stones, loose or mounted, tumbled stones, beads, figurines, carvings and rough crystals.
- Non-destructive testing methods only are employed.
- Distinction is made between natural and synthetic stones.
- If a treatment is detected, the same is indicated under “Comments”.
- Reports of geographic origin are provided in respect of emerald, ruby and sapphire, on specific request, and are charged separately.
- Gem Identification reports are provided in the following formats:
- Full report – indicating all parameters measured, characteristics observed and an image of the stone.
- Card report – indicating all vital characteristics and an image of the stone.
GEMSTONE TESTING CHARGES:
- Testing Charges for all Colored Stones except the ones mentioned below : Rs. 500/- per stone.
- Basic Charges for the testing of Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire, Chrysoberyl & Alexandrite will be as follows:
Basic Gemstone Testing (Determination of all enhancements if any) :
- Stone weight upto 10 cts Rs. 2000/- per stone
- Stone weight between 11cts upto 50 cts Rs. 2500/- per stone
- Stone weight 51 cts & above. Rs. 3000/- per stone
- Origin Determination
- (Additional) Rs. 3000/- per stone
- Complete Stone analysis (Basic Gemstone Testing + Origin Determination) :
- Stone weight upto 10 cts Rs. 4500/- per stone
- Stone weight between 11cts upto 50 cts Rs. 5000/- per stone
- Stone weight 51 cts & above. Rs. 5500/- per stone