20.00 ct. t.w. Amethyst Drop Earrings in 18kt Gold Over Sterling
Item#: 881453 NEW!
Richly hued purple beams from these floral-inspired 20.00 ct. t.w. pear-shaped amethyst drop earrings, set in polished 18kt yellow gold over sterling silver. Hanging length is 1 3/4". Post/clutch, amethyst drop earrings.
Product Details (for 20.00 ct. t.w. Amethyst Drop Earrings in 18kt Gold Over Sterling )
18KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 18kt is 75% gold. In Europe, 18K 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.
1 3/4 inches
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: 12, Shape & Cutting Style: Pear
PEAR: Similar to the outline of a pear fruit, this is a round shape that comes to a point on one side.
, Weight: 20.00 ct. t.w., Size: 10x7 mm)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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