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.
CLIP: An earring that clips-on with a clamp backing, relying on tension and friction to hold it in place. Perfect for people who don't have pierced ears.
Stones per Earring:
BLISTER: A pearl that grew attached to the shell of the mollusk. Since a blister pearl needs to be cut off the shell, pieces of the shell are often left attached and left in a free-form shape.
Pearl (Color: Gray, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Size: 23 mm)