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Everything you need to know about Cabochons

The word ‘Cabochon’ is derived from the French word ‘caboche’ and it means ‘head’. A cabochon is a bead or a gem that has been highly polished contrasted with faceted. Cabochons have a rounded form with a flat reverse, as they are usually shaped in a convex form. Transparent stones are usually faceted, but opaque gems […]