Ankh Egyptian Sterling silver drop vintage earrings
Solid sterling silver Egyptian Ankh earrings. Hook pierced fastening. Great vintage condition with little to no signs of wear. The ankh is the Egyptian hieroglyphic character that means life or living. Ancient Egyptian gods are often portrayed carrying it by its loop, or bearing one in each hand with their arms crossed over their chest. It is also known as the Egyptian Cross, or as crux ansata, Latin for "cross with a handle."
Acid tests positive for sterling silver.
Earrings measure 1 and 2/4ths of an inch tall and 2/3 of an inch wide.