C. 1970 Vintage 3mm Cultured Pearl and Opal Drop Earrings in 14kt Yellow Gold. 1 3/4"
C. 1970. Beautifully crafted in textured 14kt yellow gold, these drop earrings from our Estate collection showcase eight prismatic opals and six 3mm cultured pearls. With a chandelier style quality, this fine pair has a unique vintage quality that is timelessly glamorous. Hanging length is 1 3/4". Earwire, pearl and opal drop earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1970 Vintage 3mm Cultured Pearl and Opal Drop Earrings in 14kt Yellow Gold. 1 3/4")
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
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.
TEXTURED: A unique and varying finish with a tactile surface applied through various techniques, both by hand and with machinery.
ENAMEL: Enamel is a glass-like colored coating which is applied or "painted" over the surface of a piece of metal, ceramic or glass. Enamel is made from powdered glass or an epoxy resin material.
WIRE: sometimes called "shepherd's hooks" or "fishhooks," earwires are a thin, hook-shaped earring backs. They thread onto the ear and can sometimes be squeezed into place or held on with a rubber clutch.
1 3/4 inches
OPAL: With an iridescent luster that can reveal a beautiful kaleidoscope of color, the opal has inspired many myths and legends. A white opal with swirls of soft pastel shades is popular for jewelry, but opals also come in black and blue. Opal is the gemstone for October birthdays.
(Quantity: 8, Shape & Cutting Style: Near-round
NEAR-ROUND: A pearl that visually appears almost round.
, Weight: 0.40 ct. t.w., Size: 3.5 mm)
CULTURED PEARLS: Likened to the moon, pearls have been valued for their luminous glow and natural beauty for thousands of years. Today, high-quality cultured freshwater pearls make pearl jewelry affordable to all. Pearl is the traditional birthstone for the month of June.
(Color: White, Quantity: 6, Shape & Cutting Style: Near-round, Size: 3 mm)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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