Roman Glass & Arabesque Silver Earrings
Transparent ovals of Roman Era Glass are adorned with Sterling Silver wire in arabesque swirls. Stacked Roman Glass dangles creates movement.
Sterling Silver wire, beads and lever-back ear hooks. Length is 2 1/2 inches.
Egyptians of the Old and Middle Kingdoms were among the first to use glass in their material culture. At its peak, The Roman Empire controlled much of the Mediterranean Sea region 508-27 BCE.
Wearing ancient Roman Era Glass connects us to the past, it echoes of ancestors, and has traversed time to allow its energies into our environment.