Gulf Institute of Gemology Research Department aims at responding to rapidly changing gem treatment and synthesis technologies, as well as deepening the world’s understanding of how gems are formed, extracted, manufactured, and sold.

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Gemstones Knowledge

Obtain the basic and fundamental knowledge about colored gemstones, their value factors, characteristics and market
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“The Chiaravalle Cross: Results of a Multidisciplinary Study”
Research Article
The Chiaravalle Cross, a masterpiece of Mediaeval goldsmithery, went under restoration in 2016. This was a unique opportunity to undertake an in-depth multidisciplinary study.
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GIG's laboratory services
The Gemological Laboratory presents its analyses services
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Discovering the GIG Laboratory and the Research Department
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