Afghan style large size hoops. Brass gypsy earrings
Afghan style design hoop earrings.
The diameter of these hoops is 6 cm across widest point and the large ear wire will allow these hoops to be worn through ear tunnels also as such as normal ear lobes.
Material is solid brass with a gold shiny overlay, it is nickel and lead safe.
Composed of Copper and Zinc, Brass has metaphysical healing properties to boost the immune system and to give courage. It is said that repeated wearing of Brass jewelry pieces will cause them to take on your own body chemistry revealing your personal energy signature.
Does brass tarnish?
Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc and will naturally tarnish when exposed to oxygen. Some people like the patina of tarnished brass and the tarnish is actually a protective layer for the brass, but if you want to get the shine of the new brass it's pretty easy to do with some typical household products or steel wool
Please note that as the item is handmade every one is unique so it could vary slightly from picture.