A beautiful pair of black onyx drop earrings. The onyx is a pear shape dropping from 9ct yellow gold shepherd hooks. The dimensions of the onyx are 12mm by 16mm. Onyx is from the cryptocrystalline quartz group of gemstones, which also contains carnelian and chalcedony to name a few. They are roughly 7 on the Mohs hardness scale, which is about the same hardness as glass.
Total length: 30mm
Weight: 6.8 grams