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Diamond Terms Glossary - Anatomy (1)

Below you will find a glossary / explanation of words often used when describing different parts of a Diamonds anatomy:
Diameter: The width of the Diamond as measured through the Girdle.

Table:The largest facet of a gemstone.

Crown: The top portion of a Diamond extending from the Girdle to the Table.

Girdle: The narrow band around the widest part of a Diamond.

Pavilion: The bottom portion of a Diamond, extending from the Girdle to the Culet.

Culet: The facet at the tip of a gemstone.

Depth: The height of a gemstone measured from the Culet to the Table.

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