Wrapped Pearl Swoop Earring
Gold filled and sterling silver curved, swinging bars. Asymmetrically wrapped with freshwater pearls.
Metal: 14k Gold filled and sterling silver
Gemstones: Freshwater pearls
Dimensions: About 2.8" x .5"
PEARLS represent wisdom gained through experience. They are considered the “gemstone of the sea”, and are full of feminine energy. Also associated with the moon, pearls can represent purity as well as prosperity and luck.
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!