These rustic enamelled hamsas with coral hang from hand fashioned links recovered from old Moroccan jewelry. These earrings are bohemian and well-aged. In fact, the age and imperfections are what make these earrings particularly charming.
The hamsa (hand motif) is an ancient Middle Eastern amulet. In all faiths it is a protective sign. It brings it's owner happiness, luck, health, and good fortune.
A single earring weighs .13 ounces. These hamsas hang from sterling silver ear wires.
Preferred earring weight is personal and subjective, as everyone's earlobes and weight tolerances vary. In an attempt to help you know what an earring will feel like when you wear it I have included the weight of a single earring in each description. Further, the following weight categories reflect some degree of industry standard:
FEATHER WEIGHT -----------------> Less than .10 ounces