Also known as: PENDELOQUE or TEARDROP
|L / W Ratio
|Curved end with a single point.
|Commonly 56 to 58
|Tends to elongate the finger, Clarity above SI and I color.
The pear shape is another cut that utilises the round brilliant cut and a Marquise Cut in a varied and unique way. A ratio of 1.50 and 1.70 is usual and the stone is usually cut with 58 facets, the pavilion facets can vary depending on the size which may range from 4 to 8 facets.