Marcasite Collection


Marcasite Half Hoop Earrings in Sterling Silver

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These sterling silver earrings have been beautifully decorated with marcasite stones on a detailed, wide, half hoop earring. These earrings will be an elegant addition to any collection.

Hanging Length: 7/8"

Width: 1/4"

Closure: Post

Metal: .925 Sterling Silver

Stones: Marcasite, Onyx

Marcasite jewelry has been made since the time of the Ancient Greeks. It was valued for it's ability to provide a subtle, refined sparkle. It came into fashion again in the eighteenth century during the Victorian era and with Art Nouveau jewelry designers. Marcasite is making a strong comeback with today's up-and-coming designers for the very same reasons it was valued by the Greeks.