Handcrafted with high quality alpaca silver, these beautiful mother of pearl shell earrings are set in artfully designed metalwork by female artisans in Mexico.
Measures approximately 2 inches in length.
Material: Sterling silver hooks, natural mother of pearl shell.
Natural, colorful, iridescent sheen of mother of pearl shell.
The handcrafted nature of this product means that each earring is slightly unique, with minor differences in design, size and weight.
The Story Behind the Art:
Renowned for its rich history and Old World beauty, Taxco, Mexico is known for it's masterful silver artistry, using high-quality sterling silver or alpaca silver. The Artisana Collection represents work from multiple artists in this famous region of Mexico, offering a wide range of styles from traditional to more whimsical, using beautiful, natural materials such as abalone shell, mother-of-pearl, flowers, and more to create one-of-a-kind pieces.