Buy Cabochon Gemstones
Oval Orange Cat's Eye Apatite
Oval Cream Star Moonstone
Round Multicolor Opal Doublet
Pear Multicolor Fossil Coral
Oval Multicolor Labradorite
Baguette Multicolor Opal Doublet
Oval Pink Rose Quartz
Oval Multicolor Fire Agate
Oval Brown Cat's Eye Scapolite
Baguette Multicolor Jasper
Fancy Black Obsidian
Oval Red Star Garnet
Pear Green Variscite
Oval Green Cat's Eye Aquamarine
Cushion Multicolor Sugilite
Round Yellow Rutile Quartz
Oval Yellow Cat's Eye Apatite
Pear Black Obsidian
Pear Multicolor Black Opal
Oval Green Agate
What Makes a Cabochon?
A Gemstone cut Cabochon has a highly polished rounded or slightly domed convex top with no faceting and a flat or slightly domed base. Some Cabochons may even have undulating surfaces.
What are Gemstones That are Cut Differently Called?
What Gems are Available as Cabochons?
Gemstone Cabochons may be cut into any shape, though oval is the most frequent. The term, 'Cabochon' comes from the French 'Caboche' meaning small dome. Many of the 130+ Gem Types available at GemSelect are Cabochon including Opal, Jade, Turquoise, Onyx, Moonstone, and Star Sapphire. The word Cabochon is often shortened to "cab" by gem enthusiasts.
What Colors are Available and How Should They be Used in Jewelry?
Gemstone cabochons are available in pretty much every color of the rainbow and maybe star gems, cat's eye gems, transparent, translucent or opaque. Cabochons make great necklace pendants, gemstones rings, bracelets, earrings and more.
Tips for Filtering and Searching Cabochon Gems at GemSelect
To find your perfect cabochon gemstones, use the filters at the top left-hand side. You can search cabochons by gem type, variety, carat weight, size, price and other factors such as gem by color, to enable you to find the exact cabochon gemstone that you want. All of our listed items are in stock and ready to be shipped.