Marcasites Earrings in Silver 925, filigree and drop-shaped.
A fun and typical light design of the 1900s that you can wear for day and evening.
Very feminine earrings, which bring shine, and are timeless as is everything vintage.
The Marcasites are tiny conical and shiny pieces of a carved mineral: Pyrite.
Its multiple facets give a lot of shine and light to the pieces. These are present in the history of jewellery, they were already used by the Incas in Peru, for their properties. Pyrite is believed to bring prosperity and protection to those who wear them. Marie-Antoinette wore them in her jewels because she believed they preserved her beauty. They were also used as substitutes for diamonds because of their luster, when they were used only by royalty.
Its use today, adapts to a casual or evening style, its varied delicate and sophisticated design will give a touch of light to your face.