briolette


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briolette

[¦brē·ə¦let]
(lapidary)
An oval or pear-shaped gemstone with its surface cut in triangular, or sometimes rectangular, facets.
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And the Fallon/O'Brien treble was completed when Briolette, a half- sister to Pilsudski, gained a valuable listed bracket in the Trigo Stakes, proving too strong for Gift Range and Power Elite.
Going down by two and a half lengths to a horse of that class was a first-rate performance and Briolette had plenty of smart fillies behind her.
Equally stunning is his rendering for Christie's of the 90.38 ct Briolette of India, an historically important D-colour, type Ila diamond.
He again finished powerfully, and the visual signs regarding the suitability of 1m2f is backed up by his breeding, as his dam, Briolette, is by Sadler's Wells and stayed 1m4f well.
A seemingly endless strand of briolette cut diamonds which thanks to the original and daringly unique design dance and move and shine and play with light.
John Oxx's filly is lightly raced but is bred to go in the ground and the form of her length-second to Briolette reads particularly well.
Trainer Ed Dunlop reported she was none the worse from herexertions at Headquarters where she scored by a comfortable twoand a half lengths from Briolette in Saturday's Group Three contest.
PROGRESSIVE filly, trained by Michael Grassick, won at Sligo last month and ran a cracker to finish in the frame in a hot fillies handicap at Leopardstown last Saturday, behind Briolette and Burren Rose.
Last year's regular pilot Kieren Fallon was due to renew his association with the dual Classic-winning filly in the Group Three event, but he has been claimed to ride Briolette for Aidan O'Brien.
BETTING - Cashmans: 7-2 Dash To The Top, 4-1 Playful Act, Shawanda, 6-1 Pictavia, 10-1 Cassydora, 12-1 Saoire, Chelsea Rose, Thakafaat, Aidan O'Brien stable (Mona Lisa & Briolette), 14-1 Hazariya, 16-1 bar.
Including Famous Name's 2008 win, trainer Dermot Weld has landed the contest three times since 2000 - only Aidan O'Brien can match that feat - but he has not saddled the winner since Briolette took the spoils in 2005.
A seemingly endless strand of briolette cut diamonds which thanks to the original and daringly unique design dance and move and shine and play with lightC*A necklace that allows to be different, to be creative, to interpret and personalize every moment.It is the ultimate celebration of light, thanks to the astonishing 11.88 carats Montblanc diamond, whose amazing quality is a show stopper in itself.It is the ultimate celebration of intense femininity, for it sums up timeless and endless beauty, originality, personality and freedom.