At the center of the village in Lacoste sits a Campanile (Italian for bell tower), that broadcasts the time and is heard across the area. The structure is mighty and strong, built of stacked cobblestones with an open metalwork bell structure at the top. Flowers decorate the cracks and crevices, adding a touch of color and a feminine touch to this masculine tower.
Every week, the campanile is manually wound, so it will continue to function for next week. By week's end, the time is off by a minute or two (all the locals are well aware of the minor slip in time), until the clock is wound again and corrected for the week ahead. The special sound of the bell just adds to the charm of the village. These earrings capture the perfect harmony of the feminine touch to masculine structure of that magical Campanile of Lacoste.
Measurements + Product Details
These handcrafted earrings measure approximately 42mm in length, by 20mm at the widest point, for a total hang length of around 52mm. Rubber earring backs are included with these dangle/ear-wire style earrings. Gemstone options are available upon request.
At Kristen Baird® Jewelry, the sterling silver used is partially to fully recycled and the gemstones used are ethically sourced in line with our commitment to social responsibility. Each piece is handcrafted in our Savannah, GA based studio and stamped with a metal mark and maker's mark prior to delivery.
Our one-of-a-kind, handcrafted pieces may contain slight variances from the photos shown. These variances allow each piece to be unique and never take away from the quality of work or the complexity of design.
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