Zinc roofing installed at Mazarin House

The faceted zinc roofing is being installed at Mazarin House. The 17 sides of the roof give the project its name as the Mazarin cut was an early method for cutting diamonds that created 17 faces. The Mazarin cut was a substantial improvement over previous methods giving increased fire and brilliance to the gem. It is considered the first "brilliant" cut giving rise to the progression of cutting techniques that resulted in the familiar modern brilliant cut which has 58 faces.

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