SUGILITE CARVED EARRINGS Teardrop Shells 24K Vermeil
Sugilite, also called "Lavulite/Royal Azele" , can be solid violet pink to purple. Found only in the first half of the 20th century, first in Japan then in South Africa, this stone is most commonly used in the making of jewelry. These absolutely stunning African Sugilite shells are hand carved, measuring 12x11mm. The beautiful bright purple stones are suspended beneath 24K Gold Vermeil, solid 18K Gold wire nests, and Satin-finished hammered ear wires made of heavily plated 40-mil thick layer of pure 24-karat gold! Overall length of these gorgeous earrings is 1.75" in length. Handmade exclusively by NewWorldGems.