Sterling silver, real Turquoise, and Fresh Water Pearls.
Hook dangle earrings measure approximately 2-1/4" long (including hook) and 1" at widest point.
You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand strung out of genuine sterling silver, along with real Turquoise and Fresh Water Pearl beads. The earrings consists of: 2-mm silver round beads, 4-mm Turquoise rondelle beads, and 5-mm Fresh Water Pearl round beads.
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.