Sterling silver and real Malachite.
Post dangle earrings measure approximately 1-1/2" long (including hook) and 1/2" at widest point.
Take advantage of the great price on this amazing pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Annie Spencer, out of genuine sterling silver and real Malachite stones. The earrings have a total of TWO stones (ONE in each earring) that are delicately placed in hand cut bezel settings, while mini stamped silver beads, and imprinted patterns highlight for a fabulous finish. TWO feathers dangle at the end for a gorgeous look. Feathers are symbols of prayers, marks of honor or sources of ideas. They represent the Creative Force. Earrings are stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Malachite is famous for its radial banding and deep green color. Popular today for use in Southwestern style jewelry, malachite was also popular in the past with the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. It was worn as a good luck charm to keep away danger and illness. It is believed to balance and stabilize ones emotions.