THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling Silver, Turquoise, Lapis, Red Oyster Shell, Jet, White and Yellow Mother of Pearl.
Hook dangle earrings measure approximately 2-3/8" long (including hook) and 1/4" at widest point.
Expect plenty of compliments while wearing this stunning pair of earrings! The earrings are crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Lapis, Red Oyster Shell, Jet, White and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The inlay is gently set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting for an elegant finish. 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.