THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling Silver, Turquoise, Coral, and Magenta Turquoise.
Post dangle earrings measure approximately 2-1/2" long and 1/2" at widest point.
This amazing pair of earrings depicts the beauty and elegance of the great Southwest! The earrings are crafted out of genuine sterling silver and multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: real Turquoise, Coral, and Magenta Turquoise. The inlay is carefully set, while mini silver beads, cut through work and stamped designs can be seen accenting for a stunning finish. The earrings are stamped sterling.
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.