Genuine ocean pearls and 14k gold earrings. These have been restrung and new 14k wires have been added. The tips of the tassels are gold. The earring unscrews to allow for restringing. The tips had to be cemented to the string before restringing. Total weight of both earring is 8.1 grams. Each earring has 6 strands of pearls. Each earring measures 1 1/2 inches without the top wires.