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A Flat bottomed cut stone usually
oval or round and measured in millimeters and are calibrated ( cut to a
specific length and with to conform with the jewelry industry) , a few stones i.e.:
Turquoise are usually cut free form. Click on Cabochon to view
a page listing cut stones.
Stones Machine cut, clear or translucent minerals. These minerals
are usually semi precious high quality but need not be. These stones are easily
identified by the many flat cuts or facets on the top and bottom of the stone. click on FACETED/PRECIOUS TO VIEW THE PAGE ON FACETED STONES.
High quality Mineral or
Gem material that needs to be sliced, ground and polished to complete the process and
transform it into a cabochon or FACETED stone on CUTTING ROUGH to view some of the many items available to
you for your cutting enjoyment
Last Updated: May 21,2008
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