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Earrings

Il Leone Earrings

Regular price £210.00

Please note, the Il Leone Earrings are made-to-order and take approximately 14 working days to create.

Details
Il Leone Earrings are a mismatched pair, handcrafted from 24ct gold plated bronze, in Hatton Garden, London. 

Large Hoop Measurements:
6.2cm in diameter
9.9 grams

Small Hoop Measurements:
2cm in diameter
2 grams
 

Earring Posts:
Gold plated sterling silver posts.

For reasons of hygiene, earrings are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged. 

Story
Questi parea che contra me venesse 
con la test'alta e con rabbiosa fame, 
si che parea che l'aere ne temesse

Inferno, canto i, lines 46-49

In the selva oscura - dark wood- Dante is confronted by a terrifying lion. His head held high, with a furious hunger, it seems as though the very air is trembling in fear of the wild beast. This encounter comes close to forcing Dante to turn away from the perilous journey. It is at this point that Virgil, his guide, appears to offer him counsel and companionship.

Il Leone hoop earrings embody this moment, with their lion's tail ends.

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.

For further details, or if we can help in any way, please email clients@alighieri.co.uk.