Red Coral Bead Earring
Genuine Red Coral has been polished into shiny beads in these Sterling Silver earrings. Each earring has a smaller round bead of Red Coral and a larger oval bead below . The Coral is accented with antiqued Sterling Silver beads. The earrings are constructed with a Sterling Silver post in the center. Each earring hang from Sterling Silver French hooks.
Records dating back thousands of years confirm that coral was used in decorative art objects. It was believed to prevent ill fortune and offer protection from skin disease when worn as a necklace. Dreams about coral are believed to foretell recovery from a long illness. Ancients believed that Mars was composed of red coral.
NOTE: due to the nature of natural Red Coral, the exact colour and striations in each pair of earrings will vary. Your earrings will be entirely unique!
Approx Dimensions (WxHxD): 12mm x 28mm x 4mm : 1/2" x 1-1/8" x 1/8"
Material: Red Coral, Sterling Silver .925