Pink Carved Shell Chinese Gourd Earrings

$30.00

Whimsical earrings feature sterling silver earring hooks, pink crystal beads and charming Chinese gourds carved out of iridescent pink shell (the color is natural).Gourds are traditionally used to hold medicine, water, wine or magical elixirs.

Read more about gourd symbolism in Chinese culture here :)
http://primaltrek.com/gourd.html

Girls in hanfu drinking out of gourds: https://mickjeffrey.tumblr.com/post/182859547103

Materials: sterling silver earring hooks, brass, crystal, carved shell

Length: Approx  4cm