Dainty Granulated Hoop Earrings in Gold
Small wire hoop with five graduating solid balls...cute, cheerful. Solid 10K rose gold.
-approx.- 1/2" hoop
-wire hinge with snap down clasp closure
Granulation is a technique whereby the smith heats a silver (or gold) wire to form a ball, then cuts and solders these handmade balls into decorative, elaborate patterns. This technique has been widely used since pre-Roman times and continues today in many cultures around the world.