Silver Wasp Earrings

The Wasp Earring was carved by Alex Streeter in the late 80's, a part of his insect collection inspired by the golden flies found in the Egyptian section of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The wasp is a highly regarded symbol in many cultures, from Ancient Egypt to Native American tribes who believed the wasp to be the creator of the earth; symbolizing order among chaos. Wasps have been featured in jewelery since at least the 19th century, when diamond and emerald wasp brooches were made in gold and silver settings.

  • 1" Long silver-plated wasp on silver ear-wire.

$ 44.00

Type: Creatures    
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Silver Wasp Earrings
Silver Wasp Earrings
Silver Wasp Earrings