A wrought iron grill with a stylized acanthus leaf was the inspiration for these earrings. This grill was made for a neo-classical building in the 1930’s, but this ornamental motif has a long history. It was first used by the Greeks in the 5th century BC on temple roof ornaments, in wall friezes and on the capital of the Corinthian column.
Finish: Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, ear wires are hypo-allergenic
Dimensions: Hangs approx. 2″. Design itself 1″ x 1″. Made in the USA.