Sterling silver, man made Turquoise and Mother of Pearl.
Hook dangle earrings measure approximately 1-7/8" long (including hook) and 3/8" at widest point.
This is truly an outstanding pair of earrings that will make a great impression! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Theresa Joe, out of genuine sterling silver, man made Turquoise and Mother of Pearl. The inlay is delicately set, while imprinted patterns can be seen accenting for a fantastic 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 its 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.