These beautiful tear-drop shaped earrings are made from sterling silver and Eilat stones mined in the southern Israeli city of Eilat. Eilat stones are a beautiful green-blue color which is the result of a combination of malachite, azurite and turquoise. The Eilat Stone is the National Stone of Israel and is also known as ‘The King Solomon Stone.’
About the Artist
Rafael Jewelers is a 5th generation artisan jeweler with quite an impressive family history. It is run by Rafael Saadia and his son Maor, from their Jerusalem studio. Rafael is a Jew of Yemenite descent. His ancestors were appointed to be the personal jewelers for Yemen’s royal family. Rafael uses the ancient art of filigree, patterned work of fine gold and silver wires formed into delicate designs, together with modern styles and designs.
Materials: Sterling Silver, Eilat Stones
Dimension: 1 x 2 cm