Greco-Roman (Etruscan) earrings with black onyx stones in sterling silver gilded with 22 carat gold.
These earrings are a replica of jewelry found in Etruscan tombs, dating back to the 8th to 5th centuries B.C.
The Etruscan civilization, which flourished in central Italy for more than 2,400 years ago, left behind a rich legacy of art, architecture, and an enigmatic language. The gold jewelry excavated from Etruscan tombs in the early 19th century was highly sought after by European nobility and was often worn to state functions.
Materials: pewter findings with gold finish, genuine black onyx stone, surgical steel ear post Diameter: 1/2", Height: 1 1/2"
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