The artisans of Peten Artistic Jewelry of Guatemala handcraft a stunning pair of earrings. A beautiful round bead of hormigo wood, left its natural color to show off the grain of the wood, sits atop a circle of hammered brass that has been folded in half. The earrings dangle from 14k gold-filled ball posts.
- 8 grams
- 0.29 oz
- 4.4 cm L x 3.8 cm W x 1.5 cm D
- 1.7" L x 1.5" W x 0.6" D
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