The marquise cut shaped is also known as 'football-shaped' or 'Navette cut' that is designed with 57 facets. These shapes reflect the most light and offer extreme sparkle and color. It is a type of altered brilliant cut. In this shape, the stone is a perfect lineup, and the ends of the stone are a perfect copy of each other. This shape of the stone makes the finger looks longer and slimmer. At present time this shape is used vertically. Due to its large surface area, this shape creates the impression of a bigger gemstone and shows more weight per carat.