Meri Earrings

These stunning hoop earrings are comprised of delicate beads in bronze, silver and copper colours and include sterling silver hooks.  The beads originate in the mountains of Northern Ethiopia, where farmers supply bead makers with artillery shells (from former war conflicts) that are found on their lands. Village artisans melt these shells down to produce handmade delicate beads and then they are sent to Entoto Mountain where a project employs women from the area. These women skilfully create beautiful jewellery in a loving, community environment.

Approximately 5cm long 

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