Watermelon Tourmaline Earrings in 14k Gold and Sterling Silver
Dramatic, natural watermelon tourmaline set in 14k gold with a hammered border of oxidized sterling silver. Ear wire is 14k gold as is the curled wire. These rose cut tourmalines measure 1/2" (at the top) and 3/8" long while the overall measurements of the earring, (including the hammered textured and oxidized sterling silver border
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 quality tourmaline, specifically Madagascar, Namibia, Mozambique, Tanzania, Nigeria, and Malawi. Tourmaline is one of the birthstones for October.
Watermelon tourmaline is a rare variety that can have three different colors in the same crystal - green , pink and white. The colors i occur naturally. This is a very rare occurrence in nature. Watermelon tourmaline is said to attract love. It is also said to balance the male and female energies within. The green part feeds your life force and the pink part harmonizes it.
These are one of a kind (all tourmalines will vary). The earrings you see in the photo are the ones you will receive. They will arrive in a beautiful gift box with a free polishing cloth. Like all my jewelry, these earrings come with a lifetime warranty. If they ever need a repair, just send them to me and I will fix them and send them back to you at no charge. is 3/4" by 5/8".