From Mikimoto, we are pleased to present these lovely and dramatic stud earrings gleaming with 8-8.5mm black cultured South Sea pearls. Elegant and timeless fashion classics to cherish forever! Mikimoto has graded these pearls as A+. Clutch/post, 18kt white gold earrings. Tahitian or South Sea pearls are unique and may vary.
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STUD: An earring that sits stationary on the ear and doesn't drop below the lobe.
18KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 18kt is 75% gold. In Europe, 18K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
Stones per Earring:
Cultured South Sea Pearl
SOUTH SEA PEARLS: With a dramatic 9mm-20mm size and glowing satiny luster, South Sea pearls are among the rarest and most coveted of cultured pearls. Found in shades of white, silver and gold, South Sea pearls are an exquisite sight in jewelry designs.
(Color: Black, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Size: 8-8.5 mm)