A Marquise cut can maximise carat weight making it appear larger than other stones of the same size. It is generally comprised of 58 facets, with 33 on the crown and 25 on the pavilion. It has the largest diamond crown. It is cheaper than round and pear shape. The most common colour used in marquise are G, H, I, J. Ideal ratio and depth of marquise are 1.74-2.25 & 58 to 62 respectively.