Wear a piece of Earth's history with these luscious, orange amber earrings. Each honey-colored oval cabochon is beautifully framed in polished sterling silver. Earwire backing. Sterling silver earrings.
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.
WIRE: sometimes called "shepherd's hooks" or "fishhooks," earwires are a thin, hook-shaped earring backs. They thread onto the ear and can sometimes be squeezed into place or held on with a rubber clutch.
1 1/8 inches
Stones per Earring:
AMBER: An organic gemstone formed from fossilized tree resin, amber delights with warm honey tones and natural fossil inclusions. Most of the gem quality amber used in pendants and fine jewelry comes from the Baltic region and dates back 35 to 40 million years.
(Color: Orange, Quantity: 2, 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: 12x10 mm)