THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling silver and Turquoise.
Post earrings measure just under 3/4" long and just over 1/2" at widest point.
This is an Adorable pair of post earrings! Hand made out of genuine sterling silver and man made Turquoise stones. Each earring has one stone that is carefully set in hand cut serrated bezel, while being surrounded by a stunning Concho design. 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.