Watermelon Tourmaline Earrings in 14k Gold and Sterling Silver with Ruby Accent Stones, Pink and Green Gemstone Dangle Earrings
One of a kind, natural rose cut Watermelon Tourmalines accented with 2.5mm faceted rubies, all set in 14k gold with 14k gold leaves. Dainty and sparkly, these beautiful tourmalines measure 11mm by 10mm. The rubies are 2.5mm and they are set in a 3mm wide 14k gold bezel that is soldered to a sterling silver backplate. The gold granules are 1.5mm in diameter. These earrings are available with a 14k gold lever back, a 14k gold earwire or a sterling silver lever back or a sterling silver ear wire.
Tourmaline is found in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Russia, Burma (Myanmar), Sri Lanka (Ceylon), and the United States (California and Maine). Several African countries have recently become big producers of gem Tourmaline, specifically Madagascar, Namibia, Mozambique, Tanzania, Nigeria, and Malawi. Tourmaline is one of the birthstones for October. Tourmalines are a fairly hard gemstone and measure 7-7.5 on the hardness scale.
The Watermelon Tourmaline is a rare variety that has two full ranges of different colors in the same crystal. The color of the Watermelon Tourmaline occurs completely naturally under specific conditions. Watermelon tourmaline is said to attract love and balance the male and female energies. The green part feeds your life force and the pink harmonizes it.
Ruby is one variety of Corundum,the other is Sapphire. In its purest form, Corundum is colorless and Chromium is the element that gives rubies their beautiful red color. Rubies are considered one of the most valuable gems and are rated 9 on the Moh's scale of hardness. Rubies originate in India, Myanmar, Northern Vietnam and the Himalayas.
These earrings will arrive in a beautiful gift box with a free polishing cloth. Like all my jewelry, they come with a lifetime warranty. If they should ever needs a repair, just send them to me and I will fix them and return them to you at no charge.