C. 2000 Vintage 1.00 ct. t.w. Diamond and .40 ct. t.w. Synthetic Sapphire Drop Earrings in 14kt White Gold
C. 2000. A significant amount of detail went into the crafting of these drop earrings from our Estate collection. Geometric and floral shapes emerge from openwork 14kt white gold, embellished with 1.00 ct. t.w. of round diamonds. Synthetic sapphires, .40 ct. t.w., add a dash of contrasting color. Hanging length is 1 3/8". Earwire, blue synthetic sapphire and diamond drop earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 2000 Vintage 1.00 ct. t.w. Diamond and .40 ct. t.w. Synthetic Sapphire Drop Earrings in 14kt White Gold)
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.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. 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.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
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 3/8 inches
Diamond: The hardest and most brilliant of all gemstones, a diamond can make the heart race with its pure and fiery spark. An ancient symbol of love, a diamond is the preferred gemstone for tokens of affection, such as rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. Diamond is the birthstone for April.
(Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
, Color Grade: G-H
Color Grade G-H: Near-colorless
, Clarity: VS2-SI1, Weight: 0.80 ct. t.w.)
Diamond (Quantity: 8, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Single-Cut
SINGLE-CUT: A gemstone cutting technique that dates back to the 1300s. Still used today, the single-cut usually features 18 facets that go in one direction without crossing each other.
, Color Grade: H-I
Color Grade H-I: Near-colorless
, Clarity: VS2-SI1, Weight: 0.20 ct. t.w.)
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.
SYNTHETIC SAPPHIRE: A gemstone that is created in a laboratory to mimic the actual properties of a natural sapphire. Commonly known as "created sapphire," it features the same deep color and transparent sparkle, but is significantly more affordable than a sapphire found in nature.
(Color: Blue, Quantity: 6, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Weight: 0.40 ct. t.w.)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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