Product Details (for 22kt Yellow Gold Over Ste...)
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
Necklace Drop Width:
1 1/2 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-18kt gold and referred to as "vermeil," or "gold over sterling."
Silver and 22kt
22KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 22kt is 91.67% gold. In India, 22K yellow gold is most commonly used.
Gold Over Sterling Silver
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
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.