The Curator of the Moon Earrings —
The Curator of the Moon Earrings are handcrafted from 24ct gold plated bronze and freshwater baroque pearls, in Hatton Garden, London.
6.5cm in length
1.5cm in width
12.9 grams (a single earring)
Gold plated sterling silver posts.
Please note, each pearl is completely unique and tells their own story, so they may vary in shape and size.
This collection is a treasure trove of armour: little emblems of protection, in the form of sculptural hands and Sicilian bleeding hearts, along with gilded chain vests, belts with small tools clipped on, and of course, glass vessels, to fill with adventures to come.” - Rosh Mahtani
La luna, quasi a mezza notte tarda,
facea le stelle a noi parer piu rade
fatta com’ un secchion che tuttor arda;
Still brilliant after midnight, the moon,
like a fiery bucket, was shining,
making the stars seem fewer than they were;
Purgatorio, canto xviii
Poets have long looked to the moon for solace and inspiration alike; Dante was no exception. On the mountain of Purgatorio Dante refers to it as a fiery bucket, so luminous it made the stars pale in comparison. The Curator of the Moon Earrings are an ode to the magnificent comfort provided by all things lunar, as we travel on a journeys through the night.
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Alighieri is pleased to offer Worldwide Shipping, via DHL.
UK £7.95 (1-2 working days)
Europe £15 (2-3 working days)
Worldwide £15 (5-7 working days)
Please note, for made to order products, including rings and 9ct gold pieces, we require 21 working days.