Lion and Sun Coin Earrings
lion and sun coin earrings, beautifully made by hand using original Pahlavi coin and hammered Silver.
Lion and Sun Coin Earrings are a type of jewelry that feature coins depicting the symbol of the Lion and Sun. The Lion and Sun motif was a prominent emblem used in Persian art and culture, particularly during the Qajar dynasty, which ruled Iran from 1789 to 1925.
The design of the Lion and Sun typically depicts a lion standing in a rampant position with the sun above it. The lion represents bravery and strength, while the sun symbolizes power and enlightenment. This symbol was widely used on various forms of Persian artwork, including coins, jewelry, textiles, and architectural elements.
Lion and Sun Coin Earrings often incorporate small coins that feature the Lion and Sun emblem. The coins are typically made of silver or gold and are set within a decorative bezel or frame, which may be adorned with gemstones or intricate metalwork. The earrings can come in various styles, including studs, dangles, or hoops.
These earrings are popular among those who appreciate Persian history and culture, as they represent a significant symbol from Iran’s past. They serve as a way to connect with the rich artistic and historical heritage of the region.
The Lion and Sun (Persian: شیر و خورشید, pronounced: shir o khorshid) is one of the main emblems of Iran (Persia).
Lion and Sun Coin Earrings Details:
- Fixed Color
- Pendant Size: Height: 3.8cm
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