Moldavite with small damaged parts

How to recognize a chippped or damaged moldavite

The following 74 photographs of 37 moldavites will help you learn how to recognize a chipped or damaged moldavite. It is an important skill when buying a moldavite on the internet, where the quality of a stone can be evaluated only based on several photos. After reading this article you can be sure you will…

Moldavites in case

How to store moldavites

Moldavites, due to their fragility and complexity of their surface, could be damaged in several possible ways. Not considering the case when a moldavite is dropped and gets chipped off (if you are lucky) or shattered in several pieces (if you are slightly less lucky), moldavites get damaged, most of all, due to bad storage…

Measure od moldavite dimension with vernier scale

Measuring of moldavites (dimensions and weight)

Measuring of moldavite dimensions With a moldavite, we measure its length, width and thickness. The measurement is carried out in the thickest part of the moldavite. Measuring instruments – how to measure To measure a moldavite we use a vernier scale with accuracy within 0.01 mm. However we must be careful not to damage the…