This over 3000 year old design is work of timeless elegance. It is exact replica of an ancient Egyptian design from the Egyptian Museum of Cairo, these enamel on copper cloisonne earrings picture scarabs in a beautifully detailed geometric design. Lever backs ear wires for pierced ears. Size 1 1/2 Inches.
...The ancients integrated the metal and stones with their own aesthetic concepts...
Our earliest knowledge of jewelry and the jeweler's art comes from the tombs of Egypt, where wall paintings and artifacts reveal the fantastic story of 3000 years of the Pharaohs.