Ben Garelick 14K White Gold Emerald & Diamond Teardrop Twist Pendant Featuring 0.30 Carats Round Cut White Diamonds & 0.59 Carats Round Cut Emeralds on an 18" White Gold Chain. Chain is adjustable and can be worn at 16"
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- Also available in 14K or 18K white, rose or yellow gold as well as platinum
- Includes Ben Garelick pendant box
- Includes jewelry appraisal
- Ships fully insured to point of delivery
- Free shipping on this item
- All orders placed out of NY state (ordered by an out of state resident) are tax free
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As the birthstone for May, the emerald, a symbol of rebirth, is believed to grant the owner foresight, good fortune, and youth. Emerald, derived from the word smaragdus, meaning green in Greek, was mined in Egypt as early as 330 B.C. Today, most of the world’s emeralds are mined in Colombia, Brazil, Afghanistan, and Zambia. The availability of high-quality emerald is limited; consequently, treatments to improve clarity are performed regularly.
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