Lovely silver medallions with a shield motif hang from sterling silver ear wires.
The shield is a symbol of protection and strength and is thought to protect you from danger, risk or unpleasant experiences. In heraldry a coat of arms decorated with a shield stood for the honor and renown of the warrior and his family.
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