Product Details (for 38.00 ct. t.w. Garnet Bead Necklace in 14kt Gold Over Sterling. 18")
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.
Gold Over Sterling
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."
GOLD OVER STERLING: Sometimes referred to as “vermeil,” this metal is gold-plated sterling silver. It is one of the most desirable gold-plated metals and can come in 14kt-24kt yellow, white, or rose.
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.
GARNET: the birthstone of January. One glance at the deep red seeds nestled inside of a pomegranate explains why the word "garnet" comes from the Latin word "granatus," meaning "grain" or "seed." This name was given to the garnet because of its close resemblance to the succulent seed.
(Color: Burgundy, Quantity: 11, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
Bead, Weight: 30.00 ct. t.w., Size: 8X7-10X7 mm)
Garnet (Color: Burgundy, Quantity: 36, Shape & Cutting Style: Rondelle
RONDELLE: A round shape with two flat parallel sides. Often in the form of a faceted bead.
FACETED BEAD: A stone with a drilled hole and a faceted surface. Strung together to decorate bracelets, necklaces, and earrings.
, Weight: 8.00 ct. t.w., Size: 3.5 mm)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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Gave as a gift. Beautiful length and garnet colored stones, would buy again.
Joanna | NJ | March 22, 2015
Bottom Line: I would recommend this to a friend!
5.0 out of 5.0
Great understated elegance
This is a perfect choice to transition from work to after work functions. Â The length lends itself to looking nice with several top styles. Â It speaks elegance and feminity without crossing over into an elderly presence. Â A refreshing piece of jewelry that you can enjoy wearing.