African Uncut Rough Diamonds for sale
The term African Rough Diamonds for sale refer to diamonds that are straight from the earth and completely untouched by a polishing wheel or tumbler. All of our rough diamonds are earth mined. Don’t see what you’re looking for?
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To the uneducated eye, rough diamonds look more like a shard of glass that can be found anywhere. They are dull, oily looking and come in many colours. Rough diamonds are revered for their pure, untouched natural state. It is difficult for the layman to know or understand the value of a rough diamond.
The rough diamonds that eventually become the gem-quality diamonds that we sell represent less than 20% of all diamonds that are mined. The other rough diamonds are sold as industrial diamonds.
Rough diamonds are sorted into groups according to their crystal qualities just like the categories of polished diamonds, such as shape, size, quality and colour.
Experience With Rough Diamonds
The BSLMgold family has been manufacturing and cutting diamonds for over 60 years. Our rough buyers are also the diamond manufacturers. They travel the world to find the best rough suitable for diamond cutting and work closely with our diamond cutters to maximize the potential of the rough diamond while transforming them from its rough state into magnificent gems and polished diamonds.
When we purchase rough diamonds, our expert buyers can envision the final product and together with the expert cutters can maximize the cutting of the diamond so there is little wastage. When we complete the cutting process we are thus able to offer our customers the following shapes:
Our African Rough Diamonds for sale range in size from 0.5 Ct to 10 Carats.