Star Cluster Hoop Earring
Exaggerated yet light gold hoop earring with hammered texture. Silver wrapped clusters of gemstones, like little pockets of dense stars, occur around the hoop. Silver ear wire.
Metal: 14k Gold filled and sterling silver
Gemstones: Lapis lazuli, pyrite, garnet, hessonite, rhodolite garnet, amethyst, iolite, moonstone
Dimensions: About 1.75" x 2"
ABOUT 14k GOLD FILLED
*Gold filled is the next level and is an amazing, quality alternative to solid gold
*It is actual layers of gold pressure bonded with other jeweler quality metals. While gold plating can eventually wear off, gold filled is required by law to contain 5% gold (plated is more like .5%) and it’s therefore extremely uncommon to wear through gold filled
*If you can wear gold jewelry without skin sensitivity, you can most likely wear gold filled!
*During the mid to late Victorian period, gold filled jewelry was very common and was manufactured in large numbers.
*For more in depth info, check out this BLOG POST!