Color Splash Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Gold 18k Stud Earrings
Add this brightly polished 18k gold design to your wardrobe and gemstone jewelry collection, perfect for upgrading any day or night look with a classic yet eye-catching style. A smooth cushion-shaped cabochon sits in a bezel setting, giving this pretty stud versatility with its clean lines and contemporary details.
- Metal: 18K Gold
- Dimensions: 4.5mm
- Metal Weight (g): 0.7
- Stone Size: 6mm
- Total Carat Weight: 2
- No. Of Stones: 2
About the stones:
Natural Sleeping Beauty: Turquoise is an opaque blue-to-green mineral, technically a hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminum. It is available in numerous shades of blue and green colors, depending on its origin. The rarest and most beautiful is the robin’s egg blue variety from the now-defunct Sleeping Beauty mine in Arizona. Turquoise is a staple of Native American jewelry and some of it is highly collectible and rare. Some varieties of turquoise, like Kingman Turquoise, display black spiderweb veins (referred to as matrix).
Metaphysical Properties: Turquoise can balance the mood and be thought of as an oasis of calm. It is a highly sacred stone for the Native American community; the Navajo revere it as a stone of good luck and protection that also represents power, status, and luxury. More generally, the stone is life-giving, restorative, and a powerful tool for recharging your physical and spiritual energy.
We use recycled metals and source our gemstones ethically when possible.
Our jewelry is designed in Denver, CO and ethically made by our skilled jewelers in our studio in Vietnam.
Time to shipping: 2 working days for silver, 7-10 working days for 14k or 18k Gold.
If this is a rush order, please contact us to coordinate.