These authentic Murano glass beads, made by master craftsmen in Murano, Italy, have a striking core of cobalt blue layered with sprinkles of Aventurina (sparkling copper crystals) and swirls of Calcedonia (silver nitrate in molten glass). This 15th-century technique results in unexpected designs - you will receive the exact earrings in these pictures. The blues are deep and mysterious; the swirls are a wonderful accent. 

 

I've hand-wrapped them with sterling silver and hung on my own hand-forged Argentium (tarnish resistant) sterling silver ear wires.

 

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