These faceted emerald earrings are wrapped with sterling silver wire and sterling hooks. They have a dainty 1″ drop for those who prefer a simple, minimalist look.
Emerald is the traditional birthstone for May, and a lovely birthday gift for your May born Taurus and Gemini friends!
(May 1 – 20 = Taurus / May 21 – 31 = Gemini)
Last but not least, emerald is a traditional gift for the 20th and 35th wedding anniversary.
MEASUREMENTS + MATERIALS:
✭ Measure about 1.25″ long total, or about 1″ from the base of the earlobe.
✭ Hand crafted using genuine emerald stone, sterling silver wire + sterling silver earring hooks
The pair shown here is representative of the style and quality that you’ll receive; due to their handcrafted nature each pair will have minor variances. One of the photos shows them next to a ruler for scale.
FOLKLORIC PROPERTIES ✫
Emerald has been called “The Stone of Kings”. Cleopatra displayed it proudly, and offered gifts of emerald to royal visitors.
The ancient Romans associated this stone with Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. This precious gem has long been associated with wealth, power, love and fidelity. The green color is also known as a symbol of spring and fertility.
✫ I share these old tales out of a love of folklore and storytelling, they’re not intended as medical or spiritual advice. Believe it if you need it, if you don’t just pass it on ♥