Turquoise Mountain Spinel Cascade Earrings

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The Turquoise Mountain Spinel Cascade Earrings showcase multiple pairs of natural spinel crystals, each delicately set in 18ct yellow gold by the Turquoise Mountain goldsmiths. Designed to allow movement between each part, these earrings have a gentle motion so not as to distract from their unique natural form of the cubic crystals but pick up the spinel’s rich natural red colour.

Part of the Rock Hound’s Turquoise Mountain Collection. With this collection The Rock Hound wanted to meld the ancient traditional techniques with their trademark facet pattern, all whilst respecting the native gold and spinel crystals from Myanmar. Working with the team at Turquoise Mountain Myanmar, they’ve been able to create pieces which invoke ancient artefacts and wouldn’t look out of place in a museum’s display case.

Turquoise Mountain was established in 2006 by HRH The Prince of Wales to revive historic areas, traditional crafts and communities, in order to provide jobs, education and a renewed sense of pride. Turquoise Mountain is working with talented goldsmiths in Yangon to create heritage-inspired and custom pieces using these semi-precious stones for today’s international designers and buyers. Their meticulous goldsmiths are all natives of Ramree Island in Southern Rakhine, which has a goldsmithing tradition going back to the sixth century. Using gold, gemstones, and pearls from the Bay of Bengal, they create small and timeless works of art.

5% of every sales goes to Crystal Clear CIC.

The Rock Hound are known for using responsibly sourced, raw materials to create striking design-led jewellery, and are proud to be Fairtrade Gold licensees. They only use artisan lapidaries and gemstone sources which match their ethos.

Materials:

18ct Yellow Gold

Gemstones:

Spinel Crystals

Dimensions:

Length - 62mm