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Flower Fairy Earrings

Flower Fairy Earrings

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Stories of Fairies abound around the world. In English, the name fairy derives from "fey" an old English word that meant, literally, one who was "within the other worlds"; fey could mean the Fairy Folk, or apply to a person who was mad. In India, elemental beings are called "Devas", a word used as well by the founders of Findhorn in Scotland for their collaborations with the devas of the flower and vegetable world (see, THE FINDHORN GARDEN). Among the Hopi, elemental spirits, which can include the beings that protect and live among flowers, are Kachinas.

Irish mythology abounds with Fairy Lore; from the grandeur of the beautiful and dangerous Faery Queen, to the flower fairies and elves that Irish housewives placed a bowl of milk outside at night to please (or appease). But any child can tell you that, on a beautiful day, among the blooming flowers, there are, indeed, fairies.

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Each silver earring is 1 inch 18 GA .99 Silver with a .032 inch Sterling Silver wire, and each copper earring is 1 inch 18 GA Copper with a .032 inch Niobium wire. Since 1972, Quick Silver Mint has been creating authentic handmade medallions, available through their catalog and at festivals throughout the United States. Now, the designs are available here as earrings. Please check out the Learn More page or our Design Brochure to learn more.