Sterling silver, real Turquoise and Mother of Pearl.
Post stud earrings measure approximately 1/4" long and 1/8" at widest point.
This pair of earrings is a Navajo classic! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Evangeline Mahkee, out of genuine sterling silver,real Turquoise and real Mother of Pearl stones. A total of FOUR stones (TWO in each earring) that are delicately placed in hand cut bezel settings, while thin silver lines accent the earrings for a lovely finish.
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.