This is a stunning 18k yellow gold amphora Crownwork® pendant with pave champagne diamonds in oxidized silver. The bales on our pendants/charms have a beautiful etching detail on them, they give the wearer the ability to wear their piece on different chains or use them as a charm on a bracelet. They are designed to sit at the front of the piece so they won’t snag your clothes. Oxidized silver has a beautiful historic feel for jewelry ( think Austro-Hungarian empire ) and is a wonderful contrast to gold. It looks rich and strong and as a setting material it’s soft and easy to bezel stones in deep. When its oxidized: really polished black, the stone pop with rich saturated color and look luxurious.
The pave diamonds add a beautiful elegance and sparkle to this pendant. A very precious gemstone, diamonds take billions of years to form deep within the Earth’s crust under conditions of intense heat and pressure that cause carbon atoms to crystallize, forming diamonds. They represent purity, harmony, love and prosperity and is the traditional wedding present celebrating sixty years. It is the birthstone for April babies and the zodiac stone for Sagittarius.
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