Swarovski (S) branded crystal
The Seal "crystals from Swarovski®" serves as a certificate of authenticity for products with genuine Swaravski crystals. Considered the finest crystal in the world. Swarovski branded crystal is manufactured by Swarovski AG in the Austrian Alps. Optically pure and free of flaws, the crystal is perfect in every way. Swaravski uses the term "Perfect Geometry" to explain the facet designs that are expertly machine cut into the surface of the crystal. All the crystals are treated with an invisible coating, which eliminates dust attraction and makes it easier to clean. Each crystal of l2mm in size or larger is indelibly etched with a trapezoidal marking to signify that you have purchased the most perfect crystal. Swarovski crystals are technologically advanced to enhance brilliance by achieving the perfect chemical balance and are produced according to the innovative, lead-free* Advanced Crystal standard.
Swarovski brand stands behind each crystal and is the culmination of a stringent manufacturing process and reflects the upmost current and traditional trends for crystal lighting. A Swaravski lighting fixture is worth the investment, as it becomes a reflection of your good taste and demanding elegance.
*Crystal glass and all other materials containing 0.009% lead or less.
Swarovski GOLDEN TEAK (GTS) branded crystal
Swarovski Golden Teak crystal color is coated to give warmth and elegance. Every piece carries the Swarovski branded signature and guarantees optical purity, quality and true value found in Swarovski branded crystal. The classic Golden Teak color will inspire any interior with its rich deep color.
SPECTRA® CRYSTAL (SAQ) RELIABLE CRYSTAL QUALITY BY SWAROVSKI
A BEAUTIFUL VALUE
A passion far perfection has made Swaravski a world leader in the production of cut crystal. Swarovski has used advanced technology with old world knowledge to produce a brilliant crystal with precision cutting and superior light ref lection. This crystal type is designed for a crystal connoisseur demanding quality at an affordable price. Each lighting fixture comes with a quality label "MADE WITH SPECTRA® CRYSTAL" to differentiate the piece from mass market products and ensures consumers that they are purchasing reliable crystal quality by Swarovski.
The hand cut crystal is cut by hand in two stages on an iron wheel and then on a sandstone wheel. Each crystal is then polished on a wooden wheel with marble dust. These methods go back centuries. If you look closely you will notice faint traces of the wood-wheel attesting to the concentrated labor of the artisan. This is a mark of authenticity. Each piece is a unique and an original masterpiece.
HAND CUT GOLDEN TEAK CRYSTAL (GT-MWP)
The Golden Teak is a transparent crystal of a high degree of brilliance. The fire and brilliance of the crystal comes from the reflection of light passing through the prism. The soft glow of the Golden Teak color is added to the crystal and then hand polished on a wooden wheel. The soft tones of the Golden Teak crystal add warmth to any decor.
ITALIAN CRYSTAL (I)
Venetian crystal (from the glass-making regions in and around Venice) is molded, not cut. You 'll notice a rounding of edges that comes from fire polished. Molded crystal, though never as brilliant as cut crystal, has a subtle charm and is an exceptional value. It is an ideal budget crystal for heavily dressed and/or commercially oriented chandeliers.