These Stud Shamrock Earrings is a delicate and beautiful piece. The shamrock is an ancient symbol of Ireland and is often associated with St.Patrick. In addition, the shamrock used to be used to explain the Holy Trinity to the Irish. However, this symbol has a meaning that precedes the Patron saint of Ireland. The shamrock was often associated with healing and protection. Meanwhile, some state that the heart shape of the clover depicts true and everlasting love. In conclusion, these shamrock earrings can prove to be a valuable and treasured gift for the native Irish.
|Main Stone||Cubic Zirconia, White CZ|
|Hallmark||Irish Assay Office|
|Luxury Gift Box||Included|
More about this piece
The 14KT Gold Vermeil Stud Shamrock Earrings Adorned with White Cubic Zirconias is an intricate and delicate piece. The earrings have the highest quality sterling silver base with a thick layer of 14K gold. Additionally, the stunning petals of each clover hold shining white cubic zirconias. The gold outline of the shamrock combined with the cubic zirconias add shimmer and shine to the piece. The earring uses a push-back setting which is a straight post that uses friction to secure the earring. A gift that your loved one will surely love and cherish forever.
What is Gold Vermeil?
Gold Vermeil (ver-may) is gold plated on high-quality sterling silver. While traditional gold-plated jewelry can be on any base metal and only needs the gold plating to be 0.5 microns thick, Irish-made gold vermeil is at least 10K or more, only plated on sterling silver and the gold plating must be at least 2.5 microns thick (it is typically 3 microns). While all gold plating may eventually wear off, with proper care gold vermeil jewelry it will take exponentially more time than on traditional gold-plated jewelry. It can take years to happen, and with gold vermeil you can contact a jeweler and have it re-plated if necessary. This is truly the ideal, high-quality way to enjoy gold jewelry that is not 100% pure gold metal.