These interesting hand etched bone earrings depict a stork in a pine tree. The stork is brown with turquoise feathers. In China both the stork and the pine tree are symbolic of longevity. It is framed in 18k gold vermeil and is a french clip (post with clip) to keep it firmly on the ear. These are 7/8" in diameter and are large enough to get noticed but are light weight.
In Asian legends the stork is said to live 1,000 years. They are symbolic of longevity. The stork is frequently shown together with pine trees also a symbol of longevity. The pine tree is a very common symbol for longevity because it is an evergreen tree and can live through bad weather conditions, especially winters, where the temperature is severe, as well as, through droughts.
Item ID: CE5455RL
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