Sterling Silver, Turquoise, Lapis, Yellow Mother of Pearl, and Red Oyster Shell.
Hook dangle earrings measure approximately 1-1/2" long (including hook) and 3/4" at widest point.
This pair of earrings is a true treasure! The earrings are a gorgeous piece of jewelry that are crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Lapis, Yellow Mother of Pearl and Red Oyster Shell. The inlay is delicately set in silver bezel, while twisted silver and stamped patterns form a stunning sun design. In some beliefs, the sun is the provider of life, warmth, growth, and all that is good. The earrings are stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of their appeal and beauty.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.