Vintage 18ct Gold Stud Earrings
- Vintage, handmade, etched 18ct gold vermeil stud earrings
- These are melon beads from Afghanistan adapted into earrings. They are made with 18ct gold applied to silver and then onto hardened resin, a traditional, complex technique, learned from the Greek craftsmen who came to Afghanistan in 330 BC with Alexander the Great.
- With 14ct gold post and butterfly, for pierced ears
- Melon beads measure 15mm diameter