These alpaca, or nickel silver, earrings feature the oval stamped image of the Virgen de Guadalupe. The pieces that go into the earlobe are sterling silver. Guadalupe is one of the most frequently venerated images throughout Mexico and she is thought to give protection to any and all. The rays around her back and head make her instantly recognizable.
This earring is large but very lightweight.
state of origin: Guanajuato
dimensions: almost 2.5" drop