cabochon

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cabochon

[′kab·ə‚shän]
(lapidary)
One of two basic types of cutting styles used to fashion gemstones; the gem is cut in convex form, highly polished, but not faceted.
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Three of these were arrays of small cabochon mirrors, some of silvered glass, others of black onyx.
But where Knox worked under the aegis of Liberty's, we should remember that Ashbee (who also liked putting turquoise cabochons into silver design) had private means and could pursue his own idealistic life with a greater degree of financial security.
This rose gold pair of earrings from de GRISOGONO's Melody of Colours collection really sings, with two amber cabochons supporting designs set with 84 amethyst cabochons, 44 amethysts and 190 brown diamonds.
Andrea Candela turquoise jewelry is absolutely stunning; choose from a turquoise doublet ring in 18kt gold; turquoise clover earrings for a "lucky" twist or the iconic sterling silver cuff bracelet with two turquoise cabochons at each end.
During the 2015 Tucson gem shows, stabilized slabs and cabochons represented as shattuckite from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) were sold under the trade name Lunazul by Brett and Allyce Kosnar (Kosnar Gem Co.
Siddharth's singular point of view also shines through: He has a penchant for pave-set diamonds and unconventional stone shapes, like cabochons and briolettes--all atypical of Indian jewelry conventions.
Her coat is made from white quartzite with black onyx fur trimming, her scarf from lapis lazuli and her skirt from jasper, while her hands and face are carved opals and her eyes cabochons.
The necklace, more like a textile than a piece of jewellery, is made from some 375 turquoise cabochons set in a collar design with diamond groupings along the border.
But it's the hand enameling and fanciful setting of Swarovski crystals and cabochons that appeal most to collectors--Cate Blanchett, Tom Hanks and Halle Berry among them.
He displayed three bolo ties created with salmon jasper pieces made into cabochons.