Vintage 70's Ramona Loloma Lapis Sterling Silver Hopi Native American Earrings
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Lovely Little Hopi Lapis Earrings
Handcrafted by Ramona Loloma, these are a lovely little stud of cursed sterling silver with a smooth bezel set piece of Lapis. Stud back, lovely little native american earrings.
0.7cm tall x 1.2cm
2 Grams (pair)
Lapis Lazuli, Sterling Silver
Spectacular vintage condition!! Shows mild wear commensurate with age, no dings or chips, will come with some patina, as level of polish is a matter of taste.
About this Piece
Sterling is an alloy of silver containing at least 92.5% pure silver (925 parts of 1000 thus the 925 stamp), the remainder is made up of a mix of metals (most commonly copper) used to make the metal workable. Pure silver is generally considered too soft to work with, although you can find silver jewellery at 950 or 980, even the occasional 99.9% fine silver, which can be work-hardened to increase durability.