The clarity grade

A diamond can have many inclusions, which are able to tell us about its history, origin, or 
particularities about the stone. These inclusions may also alter its transparency.

  • IF

    Internally Flawless

    Inclusions that are extremely difficult for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • VVS1

    Very Very Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are difficult for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • VVS2

    Very Very Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are somewhat difficult for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • VS1

    Very Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are barely visible for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • VS2

    Very Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are somewhat visible for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • SI1

    Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are visible for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

  • SI2

    Slightly Included

    Inclusions that are easily visible for a skilled grader to see under 10x magnification

country: - US