Test your jewelry knowledge: Is that bauble real or fake?

Posted at 7:10 AM, Jun 17, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-17 08:50:16-04

(PIX11) — Is that bauble cheap costume or the real thing? Can you tell the difference?

A New York jeweler says it’s nearly impossible for the average person to spot a fake.

Click through the photo gallery below to test your spotting skills — or simply intuition.

Learn how to distinguish between real and phony jewelry, here.