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handmade earrings

blue topaz drop

£28.00

handmade earrings

blue topaz drop

£28.00

This pair of earrings consist of lovely briolettes of icy blue topaz, wire wrapped and suspended from an elongated, silver backing. The earrings are 5cm in total length.

TOPAZ - is one of the best known gemstones. Even its name sounds like something exotic and fabulous from The Arabian Nights. The name is believed to derived from the Greek word topazoz, the ancient name for St. John's Island in the Red Sea, or from the Sanskrit tapas meaning fire. It may be found in many colours, such as blue, brown, clear, green, orange, pink, red, yellow and white. The most valuable topaz is "Imperial" topaz with a golden yellow to orange colour. Associated with courage and overcoming fear and obstacles