These handmade botanical hoop earrings are inspired by the desert and cast from actual skeletons of Prickly Pear cacti (skeleton closeup shown). Using the lost wax casting process, each piece starts with a carefully selected section of Prickly Pear skeleton, which is then hand cast using recycled sterling silver.
Length: Pointed hook earrings measure 0.75" wide and 1.25" long; 1.25" wide including hook wire
Materials: 14k Gold Vermeil over Sterling Silver
Method: Lost Wax Casting
Timing: Ships in 3 - 5 business days
Eco-friendly handmade jewelry. Pendant is made with 100% recycled sterling silver, plated with a thick layer of 14k gold.