48.00 ct. t.w. Multi-Gem Necklace With Free Blue Topaz Earrings in 14kt Gold Over Sterling. 18"
A strikingly beautiful palette of springtime hues, set in a versatile and elegant design. Here, this necklace boasts 48.00 ct. tot. gem wt. of citrine, blue topaz, and purple and green amethysts and finishes with a lobster clasp. In a pristine shade of blue, 8.00 ct. t.w. blue topaz post/clutch stud earrings complement the necklace perfectly and come FREE. 14kt yellow gold over sterling silver necklace and earrings.
Product Details (for 48.00 ct. t.w. Multi-Gem Necklace With Free Blue Topaz Earrings 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.
YELLOW GOLD: Gold is a precious metal with a natural yellow color. It is quite soft and often alloyed with other metals to increase its strength. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
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.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
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.
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: 7, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Checkerboard
CHECKERBOARD: A technique that creates a contrast of dark and light when light hits the pattern of square or diamond-shaped facets.
, Weight: 12.00 ct. t.w., Size: 8 mm)
CITRINE: A member of the quartz family, citrine symbolizes cheerfulness and prosperity. Its name is derived from the French word citron meaning lemon. This sunny stone comes in colors from lemon yellow to amber brown, with its coloring agent attributed to iron. Citrine is the birthstone for November.
(Color: Yellow, Quantity: 7, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Checkerboard, Weight: 12.00 ct. t.w., Size: 8 mm)
TOPAZ: Available in a stunning selection of shades, the topaz's sky blue hue is one of the most popular colors for jewelry designs. Once thought to offer protection, today topaz is favored for its durability and affordability. Yellow topaz is the birthstone for November while blue topaz is for December.
(Color: Blue, Quantity: 7, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Checkerboard, Weight: 12.00 ct. t.w., Size: 8 mm)