Larus Vintage Black Spinel & Marcasite Studs

# 01E584BSF In Stock

Larus Vintage Black Spinel & Marcasite Studs

# 01E584BSF In Stock

These bold studs are crafted out of oxidized sterling silver and feature prong-set marcasite, black spinel gemstones, and delicate millgrain detailing. 


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Spinel is most commonly found and mined in Cambodia, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Thailand.

Marcasite became popular in the early 1900’s when diamonds were a luxury people couldn’t afford anymore.

Prong setting uses four metal projections called prongs in the placement of each marcasite. This type of setting allows light to strike the marcasite from more angles, increasing its brilliance.

Oxidation is a surface treatment applied to the silver which gives the jewellery its retro quality.

Name Vintage Black Spinel & Marcasite Studs
Stock Number 01E584BSF
Department Fashion
Type Earrings
Sub Type 3. Studs, Gemstone, Sterling Silver
Style Fashion Jewellery
Materials Black Spinel, Sterling Silver

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Herbin Jewellers Larus

Founded in Montreal, Quebec in 1981, Larus is one of North America’s most innovative importers of modern silver jewellery. Larus specializes in high-end finish silver jewellery at a fair market price with each piece crafted to perfection. Handset marcasite and fine silver jewelry: a small piece of art for life. Visit their website to view the entire Larus Collection.