Japanese Cherry Blossom Lantern Earrings

Cherry blossoms, or sakura, are the first sign of Spring and are used to decorate many Japanese rice paper lanterns. These lanterns are an integral part of Japanese culture. The 500-year-old Feast of Lanterns,  or Obon, ends with floating illuminated lanterns down rivers.

Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, hand enameled, glass beads, ear wires are hypo-allergenic.

Hangs approx. 2.5", and presented in a gift box with provenance card.

 

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