Project Description

Miao silver earrings, Guizhou, SW China

Hoop silver earrings, worn by Miao minority group women in Ghizhou Province, SW China.

Made of seven open cages at the bottom.

Diameter: 8,5 cm (3,35 inches)

Weight: 72 gr

References:

“A world of earrings. Africa, Asia America”, van Cutsem,  Anne, Skira, 2001
“Silver-From Fetish to Fashion”, Daniel & Serga Nadler, PDN Publishing, 2005

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