These components are hand made by Tibetan silversmiths using traditional techniques. A central column of turquoise is capped with traditional silverwork with a floral motif. They 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