Italian 50.00 ct. t.w. Purple and Green Amethyst Necklace in 14kt Yellow Gold
This lush, graduated necklace beams with bezels of checkerboard-cut purple and green amethysts and bold beads of brushed and polished 14kt yellow gold. 50.00 ct. t.w. of amethysts overall. Made in Italy. Round lobster clasp, green and purple amethyst necklace.
Product Details (for Italian 50.00 ct. t.w. Purple and Green Amethyst Necklace in 14kt Yellow Gold. 17.25")
Graduates from 3/16 inch to 5/8 inch
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.
BRUSHED: A low-luster finish with a very fine texture that looks as if it were applied with a wire brush.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
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: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
CHECKERBOARD: A technique that creates a contrast of dark and light when light hits the pattern of square or diamond-shaped facets.
, Weight: 25.00 ct. t.w., Size: 12X8-20X15 mm)