Women's Girls 18K Yellow Gold Ion Plated Oval Lapis Lazuli Earrings Cttw 3.6Category: 18k Lapis EarringsLapis lazuli derives its name from two sources. 'Lapis' is the Latin word for "stone." Lazuli stems from the Persian word 'lazhward,' which means "blue." The blue of lapis lazuli from Afghanistan is so revered and well known that it's called Afghan in the gem trade. Color displays an intense dark sapphire blue, lightly dusted with flecks of golden pyrite. Add fashionable specks of bold blue with these lever back earrings from the KARIS Collection. Adorned with lapis lazuli, the pair is fashioned in ion plated 18K yellow gold over brass. Product Details: Metal: Brass Setting Type: Cluster Back Finding: Lever Back Stone 1 Details: Stone Name: Lapis Lazuli Shape: Oval Shape Creation Method: Natural Treatment Method: Not Treated Stone 2 Details: Stone Name: Lapis Lazuli Shape: Round Shape Creation Method: Natural Treatment Method: Not Treated General Jewelry Care Tips: Avoid rough handling with all gemstones and organic substances.Store jewelry items separately from one another to avoid scratching. When participating in sports or outdoor activities such as gardening, hiking or sunbathing, remember to protect your jewelry. Lotion, hairspray and makeup may also cause discoloration of jewelry. When applying these items, wait until they have dried before donning your jewelry.