These coral-textured earrings are from Aleksandra Vali's ''Transparent Aftertaste of Summer'' Collection. They are perfect for wearing everyday or for a special occasion. Earrings are handmade from sterling silver which is Rhodium Plated to improve tarnish resistance and accented with 22 k gold (Vermeil). Lightweight and easy to wear.
- Materials: sterling silver, 22k gold (Vermeil)
- Dimensions: 1.12" x 1.12" x 0.25" (2.8 x 2.8 x 0.5 cm)
- Techniques: carving, casting, plating
- Approximate weight: 4.7 g
Vermeil is a French word describing sterling silver that is electroplated with thick plating of 22k gold. This is a chemical process that uses an electrical current to bind the two precious metals together. The Vermeil gold plating contains 3 microns thick of 22 karat gold.