pair of earrings

Pair of earrings with hook fastenings. Each earring has line designs embossed on it. The top half of the earring is rectangular with a round loop at either end. The bottom is half is triangle and has three hole evenly spaced out long the bottom edge. An eliptical drop is attached to the centre hole.

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