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Gem Talks are a delightful way to learn, to share a moment with loved ones, or to network with other aficionados.
Pamela Hastry will initiate you to the world of gemstones. As a Gemmologist, she will explain to you the qualities and characteristics of gems, but also the scientific and technological advances throughout history which have developed the shapes and cuts of stones. As a story teller, you will discover the mythes and legends behind the curious lore of stones which have shaped history with passion, through wars and much, much more.
Available Gem Talks are on Diamonds, Corindums and Opals. Each presentation lasts around 2hrs and celebrated with champagne. A collection of gemstones will be gathered for you to discover and all necessary gemmology tools at your disposal.
Alexander the Great returned West, opening the first trade routes for diamonds and with it the first myths and legends.
Saphires and Rubies run parralel stories throughout history, yet science unite them as one.