Faceting Design Diagram: Glorious – Quartz – Citrine, Amethyst, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose


Quartz (Amethyst, Citrine, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose)

Glorious Jeff Graham Facet Design1 Glorious Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Glorious (BEAD28.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
176 facets
16-fold, mirror-image symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000
H/W = 1.174
Vol./W^3 = 0.437

Addition # 14 – NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. This is very nice in a medium to large size stone and I prefer lightly saturated material. The P2,C2 are staggered and only reach the girdle at the corners.

Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler

Gram Faceting Archive of Information
This edited version of an article by the late Jeff Graham is part of a special archived informational series from Gram Faceting. Used with permission.