Jewels’ Khol Jar Earrings

Jewels’ Khol Jar Earrings

Description

19th – early 20th century, Morocco

Jewels is a master at re-purposing, like a true Berber.  These earrings are fragments of old wood khol jars that were missing parts, leaving them un-whole.

She made them whole again by designing the sterling caps to show the beautifully worn geometric designs cut into the wood oh so long ago.

Length from bottom of discs: 1 3/4″

Width: 1 3/8″

Depth: 7/8″

$525.00

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Description

19th – early 20th century, Morocco

Jewels is a master at re-purposing, like a true Berber.  These earrings are fragments of old wood khol jars that were missing parts, leaving them un-whole.

She made them whole again by designing the sterling caps to show the beautifully worn geometric designs cut into the wood oh so long ago.

Length from bottom of discs: 1 3/4″

Width: 1 3/8″

Depth: 7/8″