Colour change sapphire & pearl necklace
31 colour change sapphires, sit beautifully in between AAA grade white pearls.
A rare variety of natural sapphire, known as color-change sapphire, exhibits different colors in different light. Color change sapphires are blue in outdoor light and purple under incandescent indoor light, or green to gray-green in daylight and pink to reddish-violet in incandescent light.
AAA grade is the highest quality available, these pearls show an amazing depth of lustre, perfectly round, with a very smooth surface finish.
Gem-stones are a lifetime passion. David & Nicola have both studied at the internationally recognised Gem-A, and have passed the prestigious DGA. An extensive stock of beautiful diamonds, sapphires, rubies & emeralds is available for you to select from. Importantly we will gladly show you a selection. Simultaneously discuss and explain the technical and aesthetic considerations. Without doubt the design & stone you choose will be unique and beautiful. Designed to suit your lifestyle, thereafter an ongoing delight.
natural pink sapphires
A perfect birthday, anniversary or Christmas present.
His designs are elegantly modern, designed for life, and unmistakably David Ashton creations. Internationally recognised, his iconic ring stacks have been seen in Elle, Vogue, V&A, & the TATE to name a few
David trained as a scientific and medical instrument maker in Cambridge, consequently as an aircraft engineer. Importantly this provided him with a unique perspective on precision manufacturing which he then applied to jewellery making.
Price guide as shown 11 mm white pearl with 31 sapphires & 18ct gold ball catch.