Scissor-cut gemstones are given triangular facets that are shaped like opposing blades. These facets appear like the blades of scissors, hence the name, 'scissor cut'. Scissor-cut gemstones reflect more light than ordinary step cuts, which maximize a gemstone's color. This means that scissor-cut gems have more sparkle than a basic baguette or square gem. Dark and opaque gemstones are often given a scissor cut to bring out the sparkle of the gem.
GemSelect has a wide range of scissor-cut gems, including scissor-cut topaz, scissor-cut amethyst, smoky quartz, tourmaline, sapphire and more. Choose from a wide range of scissor-cut colored stones in a variety of colors, shapes, sizes and gem types. From this page, you can use the search filters at the top to find scissor-cut single gems, matched pairs and gem lots.
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Gemstones are accurately portrayed and comes with a gemologist confirmation of authenticity (not appraisal) but still helps when I set in my settings to make and sell rings.
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