Job's Tears with Spondylus Shell Bead Earrings
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Job's Tears seed with the beautiful orange spondylus shell beads. Job's tears comes from a tall grain-bearing perennial tropical plant of the family poaceae. The orange spondylus was precious to the ancient CHamorus for their rarity. These earrings are a great accessory for work outfits or an evening ensemble. Designed by Master Carver-Body Ornamentation artist Jill Benavente.
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Job's Tears: 0.25" long x 0.25" wide x 0.1875" thick.
Spondylus Shell Bead : 0.125" long x 0.0.1875" in diameter and 0.0625" thick
Overall measurements: 2" long x 0.25" wide x 0.25" thick.
Materials: Surgical steel earring hooks, job's tears seed and orange spondylus shells.
Artist: Julie Q. Benavente.