Buy Cabochon Gemstones(18359)
Octagon / Emerald Cut Blue Lapis Lazuli
Oval Brown Hessonite Garnet
Oval Golden Citrine
Oval Violet Amethyst
Baguette Green Malachite
Round White Cat's Eye Moonstone
Cushion Multicolor Spectrolite
Fancy Green Seraphinite
Oval Multicolor Pietersite
Oval Multicolor Black Opal
Round Golden Rutile Quartz
Oval White Rutile Quartz
Round Multicolor Sapphire
Oval Green Agate
Oval Violet Jadeite
Pear Multicolor Jasper
Oval Orange Spessartite Garnet
Oval White Cat's Eye Moonstone
Oval Golden Obsidian
Cushion Multicolor Boulder Opal
Pear Brown Tiger's Eye
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.