SSEF turns 50 – enter quiz and win prizes!

SSEF turns 50 in 2022! The non profit Schweizerische Stiftung für Edelsteinforschung was founded on August 22nd 1972 by Swiss trade organisations.

Test your knowledge (all the answers can be found on our website) with 10 questions about SSEF and gems, and enter the draw to win three fantastic prizes.

First prize: ATC Pearl Course (value 1600 Swiss Francs) on 7-8 November 2022, with economy airfare and three nights hotel in Basel covered by SSEF. We are not responsible for visa or food expenses.


Second prize: A free SSEF report for one loose cut diamond, gemstone or pearl of your choice. Shipping is free if you are sending the item from one of these destinations, otherwise you will need to organize and pay for shipping.


Third prize: Two books – Pearls (Hubert Bari & David Lam) & Ruby and Sapphire: A Collector’s Guide (Richard W. Hughes) including free shipping