Chinese Lantern: Faceting Design Diagram
Detailed information and guide on Faceting Designs. Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called Chinese Lantern
Chinese Lantern (BEAD22.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
L/W = 1.155
P/W = 0.625 C/W = 0.625
H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 1.270
P/H = 0.492 C/H = 0.492
Vol./W^3 = 0.548
Addition # 14 - NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. This works well for a large bead and I like it in light saturated material.
Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler
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