Autumn Leaf earrings. Using the ancient technique of Keum boo to bond 23ct gold foil to sterling silver Tiffany has created this strong yet elegant design. Keum boo is a Korean gilding technique that uses heat with an agate banisher to adhere gold foil to silver. Tiffany has used it here to give a vibrant deep gold luster in contrast to the dark oxidized silver. Autumn leaf is a double layer construction that gives even more depth to these little beauties.
measuring 16mm across, 28mm in length and 3.5 from front to back. see also Autumn Leaf brooch to accompany these earrings.