Tag Archives: Colombian Emeralds

In Memory of Frederick N. Ward GG (GIA)

RIP – July 16, 1935 – July 19, 2016     Fred was a loyal DCGIA member, prolific photographer, author and great friend to us all! Some of you may remember Fred as a world-renowned photographer, author, gem dealer, gemologist and a … Continue reading

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Tucson Report – Kusam Malhotra

Kusam owner of K & K International in Vienna, VA. was a vendor at the 2016 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson. K&K International has been a premier source of rare colored gemstones, fine diamonds and custom-designed jewelry for over 30 years. Whether … Continue reading

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Colombian Emeralds, the Market and the Mines – Ron Ringsrud

 Ron shared with chapter members discussing gemology and personal stories of adventure, people, miners, and the allure of this exotic green stone! The first world emerald symposium in Bogota the location for the Symposium. The focus of the event will … Continue reading

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