Eilat Stone Teardrop Earrings Bound in Sterling Silver
These beautiful earrings have a 5/8 inch long high domed teardrop Eilat stone in an ornate setting. The sterling silver setting is an open crownlike design that compliments and beautifully displays this stone. At the top of the setting is a simple circular bale. The earwire has a three petaled design on the front and a hinged closure at the back for a secure fit.
Length: 1 1/2 inch
Eilat stone is mined in Israel at the King Solomon's copper mines, 32 km North of Eilat.
Eilat stone is a unique combination of the green Malachite (copper carbonate) and the blue Azurit (copper silicate), creates an unbelievable rich intriguing range of colors, which makes it one of the world's most beautiful stones.
Eilat stone is only found in one place - Israel.