Scarabs were worn as talismans for good luck and protection in ancient Egypt. These scarabs are hand carved of carnelian stone, thought by the ancients to be the best of all stones for carrying talismanic powers.
It is 14k gold vermeil over a sterling silver setting. Purchased from an auction, condition is used wth slight signs of wear.
Total length of earrings including wire is 4 cm.
Stone measurements are: 1cm W x 1.5 cm L