These classic geometric earrings are inspired from the African Black crowned crane bird – topped with its characteristic bristle-feathered golden crown found across the Savanna regions of Africa.
Currently, the black crowned crane is listed as a Vulnerable species. Black crowned cranes face major conservation threats due to the degradation of wetlands which act as the principal breeding, feeding and roosting sites for the species.
Metal : Gold plated brass (22kt ; 2.5 micron plating) with a coat of anti tarnish for good measure.
Enamel : Black, baby pink, grey, white mother of Pearl and red
Findings : Silicon and gold plated brass push post
Dimensions : 36 mm x 34 mm
Crane bird earrings
YEI jewellery is all about being Youthful, Energetic and Inspired. A jewellery collection inspired from Africa’s famous fauna and culture. YEI jewellery will be supporting the Pan Verus Project which is a conservation initiative in Northern Sierra Leone, West Africa by donating a part of the jewellery sales towards conservation research and environmentally friendly employment options.
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Always store your jewelry pieces individually, preferably in the organic cotton pouch provided. Particular care should be taken with gemstones to ensure that they do not knock against one another when stored. Store your jewelry with a small packet of desiccant crystals to help reduce tarnishing, if living in a humid environment. With time and wear, the jewellery pieces might tarnish, store in an airtight box. Your jewelry is particularly susceptible to damage from the effects of chemicals present in perfume, hairspray, make-up, nail polish remover, body oils, sun tan lotion and deodorant. Do not swim or shower while wearing gold-plated jewelry.