In Japan, Dragonflies are symbols of courage, strength, and happiness. Often used in art nouveau, this motif is irresistibly elegant. Made in matching bookend copies of each other, these long danglers in sterling silver are available on plain silver ball posts, or with pull-through chains on shepherd’s hooks.
Length: the long Dragonfly wing component itself is just under 6cm or 2.25” . The shepherd’s hook adds another centimetre to a total length from ear-hole to bottom of earring of 7cm or 2.75”. The smaller Dragonfly wing components themselves are just under 4cm or 1.5". The shepherd’s hook adds another centimetre to a total length from ear-hole to bottom of earring of 5cm or 2”
Qulliq, These extra large sterling silver stud earrings are most impressive at 11.5 x 3.5 cm. Hand forged in the fold-forming technique, these bowls of fire reflect the light as though containing the source of light itself. Despite their size, they are extremely light and sit comfortably on the ear.