A pair of Scarab Chandelier earrings, embellished with Diamonds and Pink Tourmalines set in Black Rhodium plated Sterling Silver and 18K Gold. Gorgeously dropping from the ears as Chandeliers, a design like this can be worn for casual day based gatherings where the light of the day brings out the life of these designs in its iridiscence shades. It transforms into a sophisticated cocktail Earrings with the lights sparkling the striking Diamonds amongst the Scarab Wings.
The scarab wings have exciting characteristics of colour, fluorescent with different shades of blue, green, orange, purple etc. lasting 100 years and more. Producing scarab designs is a painstaking process where each scarabae piece is carefully selected according to color and is shaved to thickness and then glued on. Each piece takes typically 5-10 minutes of work, and with each piece of Jewelry having anywhere between 50 to 1,000 scarab pieces, they become timeless pieces. Historically, the scarab beetle was admired because of its reproduction process which seems miraculous. The Egyptians made it a god like creature and the Chinese put a jade scarab into the mouth and ears of the deceased emperors to help find a peace in their afterlife.
This piece took 2 months to finish with over 10 craftsmen and designers involved at various stages
Iced Diamonds: 1.42 ct.
Pink Tourmalines: 1.032 ct.
Dimension : 2.6(W) x 5.5(L) x 1.1(D) cm.
Weight: 21.68 g.