Lion earrings (French hook)

Regular price $90.00 Sale

The lion disc earrings have a French hook and black enamel Greek key design around the disc.  They are 22K gold vermeil over 925 sterling silver. Diameter of disc 15 mm total length including hook 30mm.

Lions head is a symbol of great power as shown by Hercules defeating Nemean. The lion symbolizes a positive time in life, this fierce animal is connected to our inner urges in most ancient and biblical texts. The power, desire, control and possession of a lion is often seen as a positive attribute. 

One of our Byzantine collection.