Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Pink Shell, Jet, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl.
Post earrings measure approximately 1/2" long and 3/8" at widest point.
This gorgeous pair of earrings will quickly become a daily-accessories staple! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Margie Francis, out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Pink Shell, Jet, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The inlay is carefully set, creating a lovely tear drop shape for a stylish look.
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.