These are teardrops of cubic zirconia in a beautiful purple amethyst faceted cut. The sparkle is amazing! The french earwires are Sterling Silver or 14k Solid Gold or 14k gold FIlled - you choose. The stone size is 9x13mm. The earrings hang an 1.1 inch. This is high quality AAA CZ with beautiful faceting. There is 15 carats of CZ. A great wardrobe staple. The mannequin shows the relative size and how they will hang. Shipping is Free!