Emerald teardrop ring in 14k yellow gold
Eye-catching ring made of 14k yellow gold and adorned with classic white diamonds and a teardrop-cut deep green emerald. The unique design of the ring is also suitable for an untraditional engagement. Perfect for women who want an original and romantic piece of jewellery that cannot be overlooked.
This ring is handcrafted at the KLENOTA jewellery studio. If you need to have your ring size adjusted, the first such adjustment is free of charge within 60 days from the time you receive the ring. We will deliver the jewellery to you in an elegant gift box along with a Certificate of Authenticity. Find out more about ring sizes and adjustments in our guide.
Availability: delivery time is 4 weeks
fineness 14 karat 585/1000
width 4.0 mm
height 5.0 mm
weight 0.250 ct
diameter 0.8-1.0 mm
weight 0.068 ct
Jewellery from the KLENOTA ATELIER
Our atelier is located in the very heart of the Old Town of Prague, an area which has been the center of Czech goldsmithing and jewellery-making for centuries. The local atmosphere, traditions and history of this craft provide us with inspiration every single day. We build upon honest handcrafting and traditional methods when making jewels. The goldsmiths pay attention to every tiny detail in our workshop. We only work with high-quality materials from verified sources, so your jewels stay beautiful for a long time, even if they are worn every day. We understand selling a piece of jewellery is a lifelong commitment. You may purchase a present for someone close to you in our atelier or something special for yourself, but you will always get professional services for all KLENOTA jewels.
With their characteristic light to dark green colour, emeralds are among one of the most popular natural gemstones. They are a type of beryl with a hardness of 7,5-8. Their distinguishing features include small cracks and inclusions which are proof of their natural origins. Together with rubies and sapphires, they make up the big three of gemstones.
COLOUR: Emerald jewellery has a rare shade of green. The cool blend of blue and green is typical of these stones and no other stone can completely replace or imitate it. This colour is caused by the addition of chromium in the stone's mineral structure.
CUT: Because of their popularity, a special type of cut called the "emerald cut" was developed for emeralds. This is a rectangular or square cut that better protects the stone from stress as a result of wear and tear and that enhances its brilliance and colour. Emeralds are often cut into traditional round and oval shapes, which stand out especially in rings and necklaces.
WEIGHT: The weight of an emerald is expressed in carats (ct) to 2 decimal places - 1 ct = 0.20 g. With earrings and jewellery which have multiple emeralds, we always state the total number of carats of all the stones.
CARE: Emeralds are fragile and relatively sensitive, so they should avoid any impact or hot water. Cleaning should ideally only be done with a damp cloth. For a more complete overall look, rub the emerald with a cotton bud dipped in oil.
In the process of evaluating and certifying diamonds, they are assessed based on four fundamental parameters which are called the 4Cs: cut, clarity, colour, and carat. These four properties then significantly influence the price of a diamond.
CUT: The right cut gives a diamond its radiant lustre. The most popular cut is a round one known as the brilliant cut. Diamonds can also be cut into a wide array of “fantasy” cuts which include the marquise, baguette, heart, teardrop, oval, and princess (a three-sided or four-sided cut with sharp corners which is especially popular for engagement rings).
CLARITY: Clarity is determined by the number, size, and distribution of any inclusions (internal impurities) in a diamond:
- IF (Internally Flawless) – clear diamonds without any inclusions,
- VVS 1, VVS 2 (Very Very Slightly Included) – diamonds with very small inclusions,
- VS 1, VS 2 (Very Slightly Included) – diamonds with small inclusions,
- SI 1, SI 2 (Slightly Included) – diamonds with inclusions which can be seen with a magnifying glass,
- I1, I2, I3 (Included), also labelled as “P” in the Czech Republic – diamonds with medium to larger inclusions visible to the naked eye.
COLOUR: The colour of colourless to yellow diamonds is evaluated based on an international scale:
- D to F – colourless diamonds;
- G to J – near colourless diamonds;
- K to M – diamonds with a touch of yellow;
- N to Z – diamonds with a brown-yellow colour.
Other colours of diamonds are simply called fancy. Some of our colour diamonds are treated to enhance their colour.
CARAT: The weight of diamonds is quoted in carats (ct), expressed to two decimal places, for example 0.25 ct. One (1) ct is equal to 0.2 grams. With earrings and jewellery which has multiple diamonds, we always state the total number of carats of all the diamonds.