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14 Karat Gold Plated Rainbow Moonstone Chandelier Earrings

14 Karat Gold Plated Rainbow Moonstone Chandelier Earrings
14 Karat Gold Plated Rainbow Moonstone Chandelier Earrings

14 Karat Gold Plated Rainbow Moonstone Chandelier Earrings
14 karat gold plated sterling silver chandelier post back earrings with pear shape rainbow moonstone. There are nine 8mm x 11mm pear shape stones. The earrings hang approximately 2.5. What Is Sterling Silver? For jewelry, sterling silver is by far the most popular silver alloy globally. Sterling silver, also called. 925 silver, consists of 92.5 percent fine silver and 7.5 percent other metals (usually copper). Manufacturers use sterling silver because of its strength and durability. All silver items in The GuiltyPearl collection are. How Is Sterling Silver Jewelry Finished? Jewelry is often plated with a thin layer of. This process is known as flashing, and it gives the item a shiny finish. Some factories will apply a plating of nickel or copper on the jewelry before applying the. Other silver items are rhodium-plated, resulting in a bright, shiny finish. Depending on the design, some jewelry items may be gold plated or left unplated. Flashing or plating silver jewelry also helps reduce irritation or discoloration for customers with sensitive skin. How Can I Keep My Sterling Silver Items Looking Great? Sterling silver is susceptible to tarnish, a natural reaction the metal has with chemicals. Frequent light polishing with a polishing cloth designed for sterling silver will help minimize tarnish. You can also wash your jewelry periodically with mild dish soap and water. Be sure to rinse well and dry thoroughly before putting your jewelry away. Minimize tarnishing of items stored in a display case by using desiccated silica gel granules that absorb the humidity in the air. Covering the jewelry in your cases with Pacific Jeweler? S Cloth (available at most fabric stores) will also help minimize tarnish. When storing silver jewelry items, keep them in sealed polyethylene bags. Tarnish can be easily removed when first noticed. However, if left untreated, the tarnish color will darken and become more difficult to remove, requiring professional cleaning. It is also essential to avoid exposing sterling silver jewelry to harsh chemicals like chlorine, cosmetics, hair spray, and perfume and avoid extended exposure to direct sunlight. Like fine silver, fine gold is alloyed with other metals to improve strength and durability. The amount of fine gold used is traditionally measured in karats. Is represented as 24 karats. Gold is quite soft and is rarely used for jewelry in its pure state. The most common gold alloys used in the United States are 14 karats and 18 karats. 14 karat gold consists of 58.3 percent fine gold. 18 karat gold consists of 75 percent fine gold. What Is Gold-Filled Jewelry? Gold-filled jewelry is made up of brass that is bonded with gold. This gives the item a look and feels of gold jewelry at a much more affordable price. In addition, our gold-filled jewelry has about 100 times more gold than gold-plated jewelry, so the gold surface will not flake, peel, or wear off. What Metals Do We Use for Gold Plated Items? Unless otherwise noted, our gold-plated items consist of sterling silver with 14 karat gold plating. Items marked as fashion jewelry do not contain precious metal, except for plating. Gold-plated fashion jewelry items consist of base metal (often brass, for example) plated with 14 karat gold. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Earrings”. The seller is “luxe_joie” and is located in this country: US.
  • Brand: Unbranded
  • Type: Earrings
  • Metal Purity: 925
  • Style: Chandelier
  • Metal: Sterling Silver
  • Main Stone: Moonstone

14 Karat Gold Plated Rainbow Moonstone Chandelier Earrings