10.00 Carat Amethyst and Multi-Stone Dragonfly Ring in Two-Tone Sterling Silver
This ring has a flair for the exotic. At the top, a faceted oval amethyst glimmers in a highly detailed setting of scrolls and beadwork. But along the sides, two dragonflies emerge from an eclectic mix of swirls and 1.10 ct. tot. gem wt. pink sapphire and pink tourmaline. Sterling silver and 14kt yellow gold over sterling silver ring.
Product Details (for 10.00 Carat Amethyst and Multi-Stone Dragonfly Ring in Two-Tone Sterling Silver. Size 6)
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
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.
-18kt gold and referred to as "vermeil," or "gold over sterling."
Silver and 14kt 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.
TOURMALINE: the "gemstone of the rainbow" comes in a dizzying array of colors and is usually created from more than a dozen elements, making it perfect for jewelry. The most popular tourmaline is deep pink, and a true favorite is watermelon... a gem of green and pink together.
(Color: Pink, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
, Weight: 0.50 ct. t.w., Size: 5X3 mm)
AMETHYST: A natural variety of quartz, amethyst ranges in color from deep purple to pale lavender, and even to warm greens. Amethyst has been used during meditation to provide a sense of spiritual balance. Amethyst is the birthstone of February.
(Color: Purple, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval Checkerboard
CHECKERBOARD: A technique that creates a contrast of dark and light when light hits the pattern of square or diamond-shaped facets.
, Weight: 10.00 carats, Size: 18X13 mm)
SAPPHIRE: A favorite gemstone of ancient priests and royalty, the sapphire radiates sophistication and grace. This prized gem comes in every hue of blue, plus the more unexpected shades of pink, yellow, green and orange, and is September's birthstone.
(Color: Pink, Quantity: 6, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Weight: 0.10 ct. t.w., Size: 1.7 mm)