These stunning, high quality earrings are made from real genuine cognac amber and are held together with solid 925 sterling silver plated in 24k gold made into the shape of bees.
Cognac Amber is an incredibly rare find, it is formed from tree resin which has fossilised over millions of years, producing the gemstone known as amber. Cognac amber resembles the rich brown color of French brandy, and darker hues rank among the more sought-after shades of amber.
As for symbolism, the bee symbolises community, brightness and personal power. Follow the bee to discover your new destination. As for history, the ancient Druids saw the bee as symbolising the sun, the Goddess, celebration, and community. At festivals, mead was usually drunk - the main ingredient of which is fermented honey.
Perfect as a special gift for someone you care about or to wear yourself as a means of expressing your individuality and identity. Comes ready in a Gift Box.
1.5cm/0.59" in height x 1.5cm/0.59" in width (excluding earring hooks)