This is a sinuous infinity or lucky 8 pendant. Crafted in 14 karat yellow gold the lines of the infinity gracefully crosses over and intertwines creating a beautiful form. In the center is a 3.5 mm round cut diamond that is flanked by 8 more bead set diamonds that measure 2.5mm each. The diamonds have excellent color G/H and are SL1 in clarity. There is approximately .65 of a carat of diamonds.
Whatever your interpretation of the symbol this pendant it is bound to add sparkle to your day. It weighs 3.5 grams and has a substantial bail measuring 8mm x 5.5mm. The whole piece including the bail measures 1 3/8" x 3/8".
The number 8 is considered the luckiest number in China and they believe the more 8’s the better. The Cantonese word for eight, which is pronounced “ba”, sounds similar to the word which means “prosper” or “wealth”.
The infinity symbol signifies the concept of limitlessness, never ending or eternity. In jewelry this form is used to represent eternal love or a spiritual connection to the cosmos.
It is a contemporary piece circa 2000. Ready for your favorite chain or find one on Kirsten's Corner.