The native Australian people - the Aborigines traditionally used the gum-leaf as a musical instrument. As the name suggests, the tree leaf was held against the lips and blown. Originally intended to imitate bird-calls, the gum-leaf can also be used to play tunes. Our striking Gum leaf earrings with it's stunning Paua Shell Cabochon has a traditional timeless elegance all of its own.
Approximate measurements: 6mm x 45mm (each earring)
Lever back earrings suitable for pierced ears
Palladium plate (also available in gold plate)
Images and description courtesy of Ariki