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EXPLORE MARQUISE DIAMOND
With its royal history, the marquise diamond cut is a unique shape that will make any piece of jewelry a stunning conversation item. See our selection and walk away with your new favorite diamond.
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Though the terms may seem interchangeable, they are far from it. The cut of a diamond refers specifically to its sparkle effect, or light reflection, the color shown within the diamond, and its symmetry. A diamond’s shape refers to the design in which the gem was cut into.
With their ability to use a majority of the rough diamond, the marquise shape offers an affordable option to buyers.
In the 1700’s during the reign of King Louis XV of France, the king ordered a jeweler to design a ring in the shape of his mistress’ lips, modernly known as the marquise shape.
Imagine a room full of mirrors and lights. Facets are the flat surfaces all over the diamond, reflecting light, creating sparkle, and showing off the geometrical pattern of the diamond shape. The marquise reflects 57 brilliant facets.
Having one of the largest top surface areas of any diamond, the marquise shape falls into a shape similar to an eye (or a mouth according to King Louis XV). It is an oblong diamond with both ends coming into a point.
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