Roman Glass and Sterling Silver Teardrop Earrings
925 Sterling Silver
Size: 1cm X 3.8cm / 0.4" X 1.5"
These earrings are so fabulous, you won't be able to keep your eyes off them! Inside a teardrop-shaped sterling silver frame rests an teardrop of iridescent genuine ancient Roman glass.
Roman Glass comes in hues of blue and green.
Note: To preserve patina do not allow glass to come in contact with water.
Roman Glass Jewelry brings you to the magic and mystery of this historic period. Combined with sterling silver, this unique piece of jewelry is inlaid with a fragment of ancient glass, discovered in archaeological excavation sites in the
These sites date back to the period of the Romans almost 2000 years ago. Glass, once a rarity, found only in the homes of royalty and the wealthy became a common household object used for everyday items such as plates, bowls and jars.
Formations of layers resemble Opal and are called Patina, giving the exquisite surface coloring, which varies depending on the minerals to which the glass has been exposed.
These jewelry pieces make great gifts for your friends, family and yourself.