Here's a fabulously regal pair of 1.20 ct. t.w. white topaz and purple agate drop earrings that will have heads turning for a second look. Fancy heart-shaped white topaz filigree toppers host kite-shaped purple agate dangles with great results. Clutch/post, sterling silver earrings.
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
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.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
1 7/8 inches
Stones per Earring:
AGATE: a variety of chalcedony, agate covers a rainbow spectrum of colors from black and gray to brown, pink, blue and yellow. Agate can be textured and exhibit a variegated layered stripe effect, which makes it a wonderful stone for carved cameos and beaded necklaces and bracelets.
(Color: Purple, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Kite,
KITE: A pointed and elongated shape with four sides.
Weight: 19.00 ct. t.w., Size: 30x13 mm)
TOPAZ: Available in a stunning selection of shades, the topaz's sky blue hue is one of the most popular colors for jewelry designs. Once thought to offer protection, today topaz is favored for its durability and affordability. Yellow topaz is the birthstone for November while blue topaz is for December.
(Color: White, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Heart,
HEART: A shape that takes the form of a heart symbol, with two curved sections at the top and a point at the bottom.
Weight: 1.20 ct. t.w., Size: 6x6 mm)