Color & Gold Silver Sage Wood Earrings
Pure palladium leaf was used to hand-gild these featurettes from an archival reproduction of the Silver Sage illumination.
Encased under a glass cabochon in a wooden bezels
The Silver Sage illumination is a barbed quatrefoil pattern. It’s energetic shape is famously featured on the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris. Its cousin, the quatrefoil, is often linked to Gothic & Renaissance design & has also been found in Mayan monuments dating back to 850 BC representing the four cardinal directions. They are ofttimes considered a good luck symbol with their resemblance to four-leafed clovers. © BKS