Ethereal Jewel - Estate Sterling Silver Moonstone Stud Earrings (EE072)
Ethereal Jewel - Estate Sterling Silver Moonstone Stud Earrings. These classic earrings are crafted from sterling silver and genuine moonstone gems. Featuring 2 genuine cabochon moonstones, classic styling and quality silver -work. The expertly set moonstones are white in colour displaying a beautiful ethereal glow. They are in a basket setting which add strength and durability to the gallery. They have sturdy posts for pierced ears and secure butterfly backings. Truly a perfect gift or wonderful addition to any jewelry collection.
Note: Moonstone is used for the birthstone for June
Moonstone has been used as a beautiful adornment and a powerful talisman since ancient civilizations. The Romans admired it, believing it was formed from moonbeams. Both the Romans and the Greeks associated moonstone with their lunar deities.
Silver's history is long. The first evidence of silver mining dates back to 3000 B.C., in Turkey and Greece, according to the RSC. Ancient people even figured out how to refine silver. ... The silver does not react to the air, but the base metals such as lead and copper oxidize and separate from the precious metal.
Measurements: 5.00 mm
Stone Size: Moonstone 1.00 ctw
Weight: 1.00 gram
Date: 21st Century