Building upon a bold sterling silver cuff bracelet with fine-point piercings, Italian artisans hand apply an overlay of diamond-cut gunmetal beads and wirework. Diamond-cut and polished sterling silver ring with black rhodium.
CUFF: A rigid bracelet with a small opening used for sliding the piece onto the wrist.
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."
DIAMOND-CUT: A finish that incorporates highly polished cuts or facets which create a reflective sparkle similar to the appearance of diamonds.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.