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Skull & Paste Chandelier Earrings, Memento Mori Talismans for the Alchemist, by RusticGypsyCreations

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In alchemy, the skull is the bringer of New Revelation...

Skulls and paste, a combination that creates elegant memento mori jewelry in Georgian and Victorian styling. Absolutely gorgeous dangling from the ear.

These unique earrings are crafted from several antique Victorian/Edwardian elements. At the top of the design are two petite skulls that come from an antique Doctor's watch chain, circa early 1900's. The chain is stamped 'Birmingham' and comes from England. They are gorgeous little sculptures. The skulls used to be a bright gold gilt yet, due to wearing, the silver now comes through. I find this most attractive.

I adorned the skulls with gilded silver Edwardian filigree links and a variety of Victorian/Edwardian paste links that come from old necklaces. All of these are rare. To finish are petite prong set Edwardian paste. Together...pure magic.

Wonderful little Gothic shrines for your ears...

Keywords: Marian Mysteries, Black Madonna, Mary Magdalene, Spiritual Renewal, Transformation, Break-through, Alchemy, Soul-retrieval.

The ear wires are sterling and hand wrought.

Length: 3.5 inches (at longest point)
Weight: fairly light
Width: 1/2 inch
In alchemy, the skull is the bringer of New Revelation...

Skulls and paste, a combination that creates elegant memento mori jewelry in Georgian and Victorian styling. Absolutely gorgeous dangling from the ear.

These unique earrings are crafted from several antique Victorian/Edwardian elements. At the top of the design are two petite skulls that come from an antique Doctor's watch chain, circa early 1900's. The chain is stamped 'Birmingham' and comes from England. They are gorgeous little sculptures. The skulls used to be a bright gold gilt yet, due to wearing, the silver now comes through. I find this most attractive.

I adorned the skulls with gilded silver Edwardian filigree links and a variety of Victorian/Edwardian paste links that come from old necklaces. All of these are rare. To finish are petite prong set Edwardian paste. Together...pure magic.

Wonderful little Gothic shrines for your ears...

Keywords: Marian Mysteries, Black Madonna, Mary Magdalene, Spiritual Renewal, Transformation, Break-through, Alchemy, Soul-retrieval.

The ear wires are sterling and hand wrought.

Length: 3.5 inches (at longest point)
Weight: fairly light
Width: 1/2 inch

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(831)
Reviewed by Sharon Schiesser
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 15, 2018
Just like my other pieces from this shop, these earrings are wonderful.

I love them.
ON HOLD: Rare Silver Puffed Heart Love Token Earrings, Weaving & Flourishing, by RusticGypsyCreations

Reviewed by yamaluinc
5 out of 5 stars
May 17, 2018
This bracelet is absolutely so sleek and perfectly blends to the touch of the wrist...simply exquisite in its own right.
SALE: Antique Niello Bracelet, Tribal Victorian Beauty, offered by RusticGypsyCreations

Reviewed by ebenezer26
5 out of 5 stars
May 15, 2018
Delicate, beautiful necklace. Excellent seller. Thank you.
RESERVED/SOLD LISTING: Antique Victorian Gothic Bat Gargoyle & French Fob Rosary Necklace, by RusticGypsyCreations

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I prefer Paypal or direct checkout through Etsy as it is a wonderful medium, easy to use, efficient and reliable. With paypal or direct checkout through Etsy, payment is expected at the time of purchase (unless we have agreement for partial payment on layaway items). I will also except USPS money orders. If using this method, your item will ship once I have received payment. Payment is due in a timely manner. If it is not, I have the right to cancel the sale.

A special note on Reserves and Lay-a-way: Reserve and Lay-a-way is a courtesy. Please do not reserve or lay-a-way unless you intend to follow through with purchase. If reserves/lay-a-ways are not followed through on, there will be a minimal charge of $10.00 to cover Etsy and Paypal fees and also the the work it takes me to set up this courtesy and then to delete and re-list. Additional charge may be incurred if the reserve/lay-a-way has been on hold for some time. This will be determined for each unique circumstance and deducted from the down payment. Thank you.

Returns & exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 3 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 7 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
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  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Returns and exchange details
All items are guaranteed. If you are dissatisfied with your purchase, please contact me within 3 days of receipt of item to make arrangements for credit in my shop or refund,depending upon our agreement. In returning the purchased item, buyer will pay return shipping charges.

Shipping policies

In shipping, all items are packaged with the utmost care to ensure safe delivery. I take a lot of time with preparing my packages for the buyer. My experience with the post has been wonderful. In the US, packages will be sent with tracking, and are fully insured.

Please make sure your shipping information is clear and correct. I value buyer/seller relationship and want to collaborate to the utmost to ensure your package reaching you. YET PLEASE KNOW I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ITEMS ONCE THEY HAVE LEFT MY POSSESSION. Nor is Rustic Gypsy Creations liable for any lost or stolen shipments. All my packages in the US are insured, so should anything like this occur, we are protected through the Postal Service and will go through that process of reimbursement.

On International Shipping: I am open to international requests for shipping, however, I do not offer world wide shipping due to various customs and practices in mail handling. I ship all international packages 'registered and insured' or 'world-wide guaranteed' for this protects the buyer and myself. Due to the nature of the rare, antique items I create with, it is essential for me to have these treasures protected.

With international shipping, please know Rustic Gypsy Creations is not responsible for packages impacted by the buyers customs and their processes. Thank you!
In shipping, all items are packaged with the utmost care to ensure safe delivery. I take a lot of time with preparing my packages for the buyer. My experience with the post has been wonderful. In the US, packages will be sent with tracking, and are fully insured.

Please make sure your shipping information is clear and correct. I value buyer/seller relationship and want to collaborate to the utmost to ensure your package reaching you. YET PLEASE KNOW I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ITEMS ONCE THEY HAVE LEFT MY POSSESSION. Nor is Rustic Gypsy Creations liable for any lost or stolen shipments. All my packages in the US are insured, so should anything like this occur, we are protected through the Postal Service and will go through that process of reimbursement.

On International Shipping: I am open to international requests for shipping, however, I do not offer world wide shipping due to various customs and practices in mail handling. I ship all international packages 'registered and insured' or 'world-wide guaranteed' for this protects the buyer and myself. Due to the nature of the rare, antique items I create with, it is essential for me to have these treasures protected.

With international shipping, please know Rustic Gypsy Creations is not responsible for packages impacted by the buyers customs and their processes. Thank you!

Additional policies

I would like to speak to convos and feedback. During my time with Etsy, I have enjoyed these two mediums immensely. Convos are a wonderful way to ask questions and seek to get your creative ideas and needs met. Feedback is a great way to share your appreciation and experience of the purchasing exchange. It is nutriment for the artist, and helps future buyers get to know the artist. Feedback also gives both the purchaser and supplier a way to achieve closure on their interaction. I ask that if my buyers are not happy with any element of our interaction that they contact me with this information. I appreciate the opportunity to resolve any issues before a buyer would leave negative feedback on my Etsy account. Let's be respectful with one another in this creative process!

Skull & Paste Chandelier Earrings, Memento Mori Talismans for the Alchemist, by RusticGypsyCreations

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: sterling earwires, antique rhinestones, antique paste, sterling filigree, Edwardian paste, antique silver, gilded silver
  • Feedback: 831 reviews
  • Favorited by: 186 people
  • Gift message available

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