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Hammered Copper Mussel Shell Earrings Tsalagi Cherokee Made

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Beautiful jewelry has always been a part of life for the tribal people of the Southeastern United States. Copper was traded from the Great Lakes region beginning about 3000 years ago and was fashioned into earrings, necklaces, hair ornaments and ceremonial objects. Intricate adornments made of copper mixed with gold, mica, carved stone, pink and silver mussel shell and freshwater pearls continue to be worn in modern times by Cherokee men and women.

These earrings are made from hand hammered copper wire measuring 1 1/2 inches across and topped with a spiral. An 8 mm iridescent mussel shell disk dangles from each ring providing shine and movement. In total, each earring measures 2 1/4 inches from the copper ear hook.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(148)
Reviewed by dmille331
5 out of 5 stars
Dec 29, 2017
I love the design and craftsmanship of these earrings. Very pretty, and light to wear, as well.
Hammered Copper Mussel Shell Earrings Tsalagi Cherokee Made

Reviewed by Julia
5 out of 5 stars
Jun 13, 2018
Beautiful earrings. I was very sad when I lost one. Will have to reorder a pair.
Carved Mussel Shell Medallion Earrings Tsalagi Cherokee Made

Reviewed by Shanna Mullen
5 out of 5 stars
Jun 5, 2018
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Reviewed by Jane Carrington
5 out of 5 stars
May 18, 2018
Absolutely gorgeous. Love these earrings and the meaning behind them. A pleasure to deal with this shop and excellent service. Workmanship is second to none. Very highly recommend.
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We strive to make sure you are completely satisfied with your order. If there is ever a problem with the product or the product is damaged in shipping please convo me and I will replace the item or refund the purchase price plus shipping. If a purchase is a one-of-a-kind item, (such as a unique hand-sewn item or a basket) replacement will not be possible. I will offer a similar item if it is available but a refund of the purchase price plus shipping is always an option to you.

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Hammered Copper Mussel Shell Earrings Tsalagi Cherokee Made

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: Copper, mussel shell
  • Feedback: 148 reviews
  • Favorited by: 14 people
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