Q. What is the astralight stone effect?
A. Astralight is available on both smooth and faceted stones. Astralight is
a special effect under the stone that gives the illusion of a rainbow beneath the stone.
Q. What is the sundance stone effect?
A. Sundance is available on both smooth and faceted stones. Sundance is a special
effect under the stone that gives the illusion of rays beneath the stone.
Q. What is an encrusting?
A. This special option is a white or yellow metal that is embedded into
the top of your stone. You have the option of choosing a symbol or a personal letter.
If you choose a personal letter you can choose two lettering options: Block or Old English.
TIP: Encrustings look best on dark stones. Sundance and astralight stone effects are not
available if you choose an encrusting. Encrustings are available on smooth stones only.
Q. What is a protected emblem?
A. This option allows you to highlight your stone with a special design underneath the
stone. You have the option of choosing a symbol or a personal letter. If you choose a personal
letter you have the option of Block or Old English lettering. TIP: Protected emblems work best
on a light colored stone. Sundance and astralight stone effects are not available if
you choose a protected emblem. Protected emblems are available on smooth stones only
Q. What stone colors are available?
A. There are 15 simulated stone colors available: Garnet, Amethyst Spinel, Aquamarine, White
Spinel, Shamrock Spinel, Alexandrite, Ruby, Peridot, Fire Blue Spinel, Rose Zircon, Topaz, Blue
Zircon, Hyacinth, Blue Spinel, Tourmaline. Two semi-precious gems are also available, Mother of
Pearl and Black Onyx, these two stone colors are available in smooth stones only.
Q. What is a karat?
A. A karat is a measure of gold content in the jewelry material. Gold is a precious metal that is
a wise investment due to it's durability and lasting value over time. Pure gold is 24k, 18K is 75% pure gold, 25% metal
alloy; 14K is 58.5% pure gold, 41.5% metal alloy; 10K is 41.7% pure gold, 58.3% metal alloy. Gold comes
in two colors, white* or yellow.
Q. What is AmberXT®?
A. A metal alloy composed of 17% gold, 21% silver, and 62% other metals.
Q. What is SilverXT®?
A. A precious metal alloy primarily composed of silver with elements of paladium and gold. This metal quality is coated with rhodium plating.
Q. What is white Lazon®?
A. White Lazon® is a durable and brilliant white metal at an affordable price.
Q. What is yellow Lazon®?
A. Yellow Lazon® is a durable and brilliant yellow metal at an affordable price. Plated with 23K gold.
*Note: Nickel is included in the following metal mixes; white Lazon®, yellow Lazon® and all white gold.
Q. What is Antique Finish?
A. This traditional finish provides contrast which accents the fine detail of your ring with a dark
Q. What is Brilliant Finish?
A. Brilliant finish is available on gold, AmberXT® and SilverXT® rings only and provides a high polish look.
Q. What side panels are available to me?
Gold Lance provides you with Any Ring - Any Panel. All of the side panel options you see
on goldlance.com are available on the following ring designs from the Classic and Retro collections: Insignia,
Hallmark, Dunkirk, Royal Scepter, MVP, Explorer, Superstar, Canto, Genii, Sahar, Alecto, Elegance, Antique, Tiara, Primrose and Prism.
Q. What is a PSP (Personalized Sport Panel)?
A. Some sports panels offer a Personalized Sport Panel. This feature allows you to add your jersey number
and team position. A great way to add that personal touch!