Island Flower Earrings

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Island Flower Earrings

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Item #: 30649
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Island flower becomes immortal

Carved from a single piece of mother of pearl, the iridescent hibiscus flower evokes images of Hawaiian sunny skies and sandy beaches. At the center of each delicate pearly flower lies a cluster of genuine blue topaz gemstones.

Glowing as a natural beauty, mother-of-pearl has been showcased in jewelry designs for thousands of years. Mother-of-pearl is the iridescent lining found on the inside of some mollusk shells such as oysters, abalone, and mussel.

In the 15th century, Queen Elizabeth I gave this luminous substance its more familiar name "mother-of-pearl," referring to the fact that these shells are the mother from which pearls are created. Due to the Queen's blessing, mother-of-pearl experienced great popularity and was set in gold and silver.

Blue topaz is the perfect complement to shimmering white mother of pearl. According to the well-known industry magazine, Colored Stone, blue topaz has become the 2nd most popular colored gemstone (sapphire is consistently number one). This is not surprising. Topaz is a very hard material - 8 on the Mohs hardness scale - and blue topaz appears in a wide range of vivid hues with a striking vitreous luster.

Make her day with these Island Flower Earrings and she'll always be able to summon up a gentle island breeze.

  • Mother of Pearl and Blue Topaz
  • (6)2mm Round cut Blue Topaz Stones
  • Flower madeof Mother of Pearl
  • .925 Sterling Silver setting
  • Omega Lever Backs
  • 30mm Wide
  • 3 grams each