Eye of the Cyclone featuring a Peridot Gem
This pair of earrings features a lovely pair of earrings. An open circle, a smaller circle filled with the matta rizzol 'a traditional filigree twist of pure silver wire called the rizzol. the centre of this earring features a 4mm peridot gem.
The word “peridot” comes from the Arabic faridat, meaning gem. This August birthstone was valued in many ancient and medieval cultures. It appeared in priests’ jewelry as early as the second century BCE and later in the chalices and churches of medieval Europe. The peridot birthstone has also been used for centuries as a protective talisman, shielding the owner from evil spirits and “terrors of the night.”
- Dimensions: 3cm x 1.2cm
- Weight: 1.5g
- Material: Sterling Silver 925