Antique Jewellery Guide | Berganza


jewellery terms glossary

Knowledge image

A glossary of jewellery terms

Please select > A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z  All

KASHMIR   l    KEEPER RING   l    KNIFE-EDGE   l    KOHN & CO   l    KREMENTZ   l    KRYPELL   l    KUNZITE   l    KUTCHINSKY   l   


Kunzite is a purplish pink variety of the gem family spodumene.  It was discovered relatively recently, in 1902 by George Frederick Kunz (1856-1932), namesake of the stone.  Kunz is considered the father of modern gemmology, and was the first Chief Gemmologist to be employed by a jewellery company, the eminent American house of Tiffany & Co.

Email: | Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm | Currencies accepted: £ $ CHF
Berganza on Facebook Berganza on Instagram Berganza on Pinterest
Updated 30/07/2021 at 2:14PM

| Latest Acquisitions | Copyright Notice | Terms & Conditions | Categories | Features | Privacy Policy | FAQs | Finance FAQ's | Careers |

© Berganza Ltd 2021