14K white gold peridot stud earrings. Featuring 1.22ctw, 5mm checkerboard cushion cut and bezel set peridot. Stamped “14K STN”. Total weight of the earrings is 1.67 grams.
The ancient Egyptians mined peridot on the Red Sea island of Zabargad, the source for many large fine peridots in the world’s museums. Called the “Gem of the sun” by Egyptians. Today this gem is still prized for its restful yellowish green hues and long history. Large strongly-colored, examples can be spectacular, and attractive smaller gems are available for jewelry at all price points.
- Gemstone: 5.0 mm Antique Cushion Checkerboard Cut Peridot
- Approximate Gemstone weight: 1.22 carats
- 14 Karat White Gold
Birthstones and Anniversaries: Peridot is one of the birthstones for August and it is also the gemstone of the 15th wedding anniversary.
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