5/16 inch (8mm)
316L ASTM F-138 Implant Grade Stainless Steel
Plated Base Metal
End balls are 1/8 inch (3mm) diameter
Sold individually, not in pairs. Photo enlarged to show detail.
Do not clean or soak this jewelry in peroxide or alcohol. It can damage the finish or the stones. Only plain stainless steel barbell can be cleaned this way. We recommend using a jewelry polishing cloth for the shield part. Please consult your piercing professional for sterilization instructions.
This silver color item may tarnish over time when exposed to oxygen. If tarnish is evident, clean with silver polishing cloth or jewelry cleaner recommended by a jeweler. Do not wear this jewelry in swimming pools or hot tubs as exposure to chlorine or other harsh chemicals can discolor the silver on this item. Store silver color jewelry in a zip close bag when not in use to help prevent tarnish.
Age Warning: This Item is Not Intended for Use by Children Under the Age of 14!
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Jeweled Tribal Cartilage Cuff Earring is Available with Crystal Clear or Jet Black Stones. 20 gauge earrings, 18 gauge earring or 16 gauge earring available for Left or Right Ear. Cartilage/Helix Shield with barbell for Cartilage Piercings.These are sold individually, not in pairs. Photo is enlarged to show detail.Click on a color choice to change the product photo color.
This cartilage earring comes with two separate pieces, the barbell and the shield. The 316L Surgical Grade Stainless Steel barbell is 16 gauge 5/16 inch (8mm) long. Barbell has with two 1/8 inch (3mm) diameter, externally threaded stainless end balls. The shield is made high quality polished brass with a hypo allergic plating and Tiny Crystal stone. The shield is about 1 inch long.
This item is suitable for 16 gauge earrings, cartilage piercings, helix piercings.