Diving Dragon Stud Earrings in Sterling Silver
These handmade .925 sterling silver winged dragon earrings that look like they are diving on your ears! They are 2.3cm long and 1.6cm wide with a a earring post and butterfly clutch system. Like all jewellery I make, it is made in solid silver, nothing plated!
Sterling silver is an alloy of silver containing 92.5% by weight of silver and 7.5% by weight of copper. The sterling silver standard has a minimum millesimal fineness of 925.
These were created because the only form this style was available was in costume jewellery, and I really wanted something in silver I could wear. Well solution found!
Dragons are found cross culturally found all around the world. A dragon is a large, serpentine legendary creature that appears in the folklore of many cultures around the world. Beliefs about dragons vary drastically by region, but dragons in western cultures since the High Middle Ages have often been depicted as winged, horned, four-legged, and capable of breathing fire. Dragons in eastern cultures are usually depicted as wingless, four-legged, serpentine creatures with above-average intelligence.