Handmade Etruscan earrings replica. The original earrings were sold at auction to a private collector. Origin estimated to be 1st c. AD.

Known as crotalia (from the Greek word for rattle or castanets) because the stone pendants would produce a jingling noise when worn, earrings of this type were extremely popular with Roman ladies. Numerous examples have been found at Pompeii and Herculaneum.

 

****** Made to order. Takes 3 weeks to make.

- Hand carved components

- Solid jeweler gold bronze components

- 14k gold filled hammered ear wire and dropping bars

- Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated. Does not rub off.

- Natural green/brown chrysoprase stones

- About 2" long. Sizes may vary slightly as each is handmade.

Etruscan Earrings Replica - Roman Earrings with Green Stones

$400.00Price