Man Made Jewelry Auctions or simulant jewelry are designs made from
laboratory created gemstones and are not natural stones.
The settings can be gold, silver or rhodium plated pewter.
Some gemstones, like Ruby costing thousands per carat, they
are too expensive, so man made stones are inexpensive and affordable jewelry
Even colored glass is imitation for many gemstones from
citrine to amethyst gemstones and cubic zirconia are stone are widely used but
do not confuse this name with natural cubic zirconia stones.
Today laboratory’s make so many different types stones and terminology
can be confusing from synthetic to man made to simulant. There are many
different chemical methods to make different types gemstones and with natural
gemstone prices increasing, demand will continue to grow for attractive man-made
Manmade synthetic stones or imitation simulants can be
depleted by sunlight and fade to lose their bright colors
It should be noted that these synthetic gemstones are very
attractive and may look well-made but are not made to last like natural