Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Jet, and Mother of Pearl.
Post earrings measure approximately 1" long and 5/8" wide.
You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Evelyn Mahkee, out of genuine sterling silver, along with real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Jet, and Mother of Pearl. The inlay is gently set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting for a delightful look.
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.
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.