Antique Lace Fan & Garnet Earrings

The antique lace silver fan and garnet earrings styled on tan linen
  • The antique lace silver fan and garnet earrings styled on tan linen
  • Antique Lace Fan & Garnet Earrings
  • The antique lace silver fan and garnet earrings styled on a yellow plate
  • A antique lace silver fan and garnet drop earring next to a ruler for size reference
  • Sarah DeAngleo Jewelry box with signature gift wrap and feather styled on a yellow plate with dried grass and a crystal rock
$112.00

The perfect statement earrings. Rich garnet hang inside a textured silver fan. Perfect for a night out or any special occasion. Measure about 1 3/4". Handmade Shepherd hook earwires. Sterling silver, which has been oxidized and hand polished for an antique finish.

About Garnet:  The name "garnet" may come from either the Middle English word gernet meaning 'dark red', or the Latin granatus ("grain"), possibly a reference to the pomegranate, a plant with red seeds similar in shape, size, and color to some garnet crystals.  The garnet has a long history of use in jewelry or in adorning garments.  There is evidence that the greeks were wearing garnets as signet rings beginning around 400 BC.  Garnets are mentioned in the Old Testament as one of the 12 stones of Aaron’s breastplate, as well as lighting the way for Noah’s Ark.  One of the most curious uses of garnets was during the early 1890's in India, during a rebellion in the Kashmir territory, when Hanza tribal soldiers used garnets as ammunition to fire upon British soldiers!  Native American healers believed the garnet had the power to protect the wearer from wounds and poisoning, prevent nightmares and cure depression.  Garnet is the birthstone for January.

Your jewelry will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a small box. Multiple items will be combined, unless separate boxes are requested. If this is a gift being shipped directly to the recipient, please let me know. I will be glad to include a note from you.

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