I wondered how many fake moldavites were being sold and at what price, or in other words, just how many buyers are being scammed. Because of its popularity and the accessibility of usable analytical tools, I decided to turn to eBay. To be sure, I selected only those sellers who were selling very obvious knock-offs.
I often meet with a question about where to buy natural moldavites. I have a tip for you as well as a discount voucher.
I searched for Moldavites on eBay and what did I find? I went through 50 auctions: how many real and how many fake moldavites are being sold?
Are moldavites more rare than gold or diamonds?
If you are buying a moldavite, you should know its basic characteristics. These characteristics determine its market price.
Moldavites have been connected to water since their formation. Let´s have a look if moldavites can get wet.
Let us try to determine the authenticity of a moldavite from a photograph.
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…
If you are thinking about where to buy a real moldavite, I will tell you which place to avoid.
You can find a basic guide in this infographics.