claw setting

claw setting

n
(Jewellery) Brit a jewellery setting with clawlike prongs. US equivalent: Tiffany setting
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The centrepiece of the collection is a three-stone diamond ring, totalling 1.13 carat, flanked by two heart-shaped diamonds, set on a platinum claw setting and shank.
The band features a 3 carat "old cut" diamond set in a claw setting in platinum.
'Most people's idea of 'proper' jewellery is gold with diamonds, in a claw setting. That's boring,' chips in Kim-Lin Yip.