Depicting the signs and symbols of the Zodiac, this carved amber-orange cameo pendant necklace from Venice expresses a mystical feel. Decorative bale is comprised of sterling silver and 14kt yellow gold. Lobster clasp, orange silk cord necklace.
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
2 3/8 inches
Necklace Drop Width:
1 7/8 inches
STERLING SILVER: Also known as "Standard Silver," sterling silver is silver alloyed with other metals to increase the hardness and durability. Generally, sterling is 92.5% silver and 7.5% other metals. Some sterling silver jewelry is plated with 14kt
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
-18kt gold and referred to as "vermeil," or "gold over sterling."
Silver and 14kt Gold
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
SILK: A fabric created from natural protein fibers developed by silkworms. Silk is a highly desirable, lustrous material which is both strong and soft to the touch. It is used in clothing, home accents, and jewelry.
LOBSTER CLASP: named after the pinching style of the hook, this clasp is often shaped like a lobster's claw. Use your finger to work the lever to open the clasp.
GLASS: A delicate, translucent to transparent noncrystalline material made by fusing sand with other materials , such as soda and lime, and then cooling it quickly. Glass is used in anything from windows to drinkware. In jewelry, glass is used for ornamentation, to make doublets, and to simulate gemstones.
(Color: Orange, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Carved,
CARVED: When a gemstone is cut so that the outline or surface takes the form or likeness of a specific image or pattern.
Size: 48 mm)