Vintage Guatemalan Wedding Earrings
Guatemalan Sterling Silver Earrings
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Vintage Guatemalan Sterling Earrings Mayan Bird Wedding Hoops

Regular price $40.00

Charming little birds perch upon this pair of vintage Guatemalan wedding earrings of sterling silver and multi-hoop design, circa 1970s.

The articulated earrings are a melding of Mayan and Spanish Colonial design features, and are traditionally given as a wedding gift. They consist of three swinging hoops which represent the crescent moon and its power of fertility – and are topped with a small bird featuring hand engraved details. 

The earrings measure approximately 7/8 of an inch wide by 1&1/4 inches from top of ear wire to base of hoop. They are stamped “.925” and weigh 4.6 grams combined.

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