The symmetrical, double-headed axe is the most powerful symbol of the Ancient Minoan civilisation of Crete, where it was commonly used as a symbol of the mother goddess and was representative of authority. Each of the Labrys Earrings, in 18K Gold Vermeil, incorporates three double axe symbols which are also commonly used as a symbol of the butterfly, signifying transformation and rebirth.
DROP: 3.5cm x 1cm (not including hook)
WEIGHT: 2.07 grams per earring
ELEMENT: Ethical Sterling Silver
FINISH: Hand brushed 2.5 micron thickness 18K Gold Vermeil
All of Temple of the Sun Jewelry is hand finished according to the highest standard and our craftsman are certified to meet global standards in environmental management, social responsibility, and workplace safety.
The 18K gold Vermeil is tested to 2.5 micron thick over a base of 925 Sterling Silver ensuring a durable and long lasting lustre.