About This Item
A sparkling rose gold plated sterling silver stud earring featuring a double star design with a marcasite round cut gemstone in the centre. Perfect for lovers of astronomy. These earrings use a post and butterfly clip and are suitable for pierced ears only
Marcasite was one of Queen Victoria's favourite gemstones; she preferred them over Diamonds as during the Victorian Era Marcasite was a more affordable gemstone.
Marcasite is known as White Iron Pyrite due to it's similar appears to 'Fool's Gold' Pyrite.
Marcasite has been used throughout history, the eldest records showing Marcasite having been discovered in ancient Incan burial chambers.
Gemondo's Rose Gold Plated Marcasite range take influence from geometric shapes, art deco styles, and modern trends to create truly unique pieces. The classic look of Marcasite coupled with the modern day love of Rose Gold results in beautiful pieces of jewellery suitable for a wide range of styles.
|Dimensions||Width - 10mm
Height - 10mm
|Material||925 Sterling Silver|
|Gemstone Details||2 x Marcasite - 0.29ct - Round Cut - 2.5mm|
|Gemstone Country of Origin||Austria|