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-18kt gold and referred to as "vermeil," or "gold over sterling."
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
MALACHITE: Once prized for its protective powers, malachite is now favored for its natural beauty and rich color variations. The stone has a textural appearance, showing off a range of green shades, and oftentimes a unique banded pattern.
(Color: Green, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
CABOCHON: A style of cutting gemstones to achieve a smooth, domed surface with an absence of facets.
Size: 16X10 mm)
PERIDOT: the birthstone of the month of August, peridot is only found in one color: green. Historians are now convinced that some, if not all, of the emeralds that Cleopatra was famous for wearing were not actually emeralds but deep green peridot stones from Egypt.
(Color: Green, Quantity: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Fancy, Weight: 0.70 ct. t.w., Size: 3 mm)
Peridot (Color: Green, Quantity: 12, Shape & Cutting Style: Pear
PEAR: Similar to the outline of a pear fruit, this is a round shape that comes to a point on one side.
Fancy, Weight: 1.70 ct. t.w., Size: 4X3 mm)
I love this ring. I bought it to wear with green and it is everything I hoped it would be.
BlingRingGirl | North Carolina | June 8, 2013
Bottom Line: I would recommend this to a friend!
4.0 out of 5.0
Ring is large, but not bulky. Green of center stone is as pictured, green of smaller stones circiling center stone are a pale lime green, slightly paler than pictured. Unusual ring with a combination of bling and color.