Lena Sunburst Amethyst Copper Wire Wrap Earrings

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Dangly and fun, the Lena earrings feature copper drops woven in a sunburst pattern and embellished with deep purple faceted amethyst. These earrings measure 4.5 cm (about 1.25 inches) long, and 2 cm (about 3/4 of an inch) across at the widest point. The ears wires are solid copper

In the folklore surrounding gemstones and metals, amethyst was used by the ancient Greeks (and other cultures) as a stone of sobriety. It's thought to be a calming influence that aids in meditation and spiritual growth, and is very popular among those who use crystals for healing purposes. Amethyst is the birthstone for February.  Copper is thought to improve circulation and relieve pain. It's associated with the sun and with luck, and is believed to enhance the properties of gemstones.