Silver stag stud earrings

    SKU: cmcn472100

    £35.00 Members' price *


    A pair of hand-made sterling silver earrings inspired by the Scythian stag.

    Please note: For hygiene reasons, earrings cannot be returned except in case of fault.

    The stag is an animal often found within Scythian art.

    Motifs of local wildlife and mythical beasts were usually incorporated onto the designs of the impressive gold ornaments and jewellery worn by Scythian men and women.The stag may have had a special significance for the Scythians as a sacred symbol.

    Part of the Enchanted Forest collection by Amanda Coleman, this range is inspired by the forests, deer and ferns.

    More about the Scythians

    The Scythians were a mysterious and feared ancient people who lived in the vast region connecting southern Siberia and the Black Sea between 900 BC and 200 BC. They were wild, tattooed horse riders who, it is said, drank from their enemies’ skulls and were the first experts in mounted warfare. The only written accounts come from their neighbours, the Assyrians, Greeks and Persians, but stunning gold objects from the Siberian Collection of Peter the Great and recent archaeological discoveries of frozen tombs in Siberia have now shed new light on their nomadic customs and culture.

    More about Amanda Coleman

    Amanda Coleman is a London based designer. Her jewellery pieces are all handmade and are inspired by the joys of the natural world.


    Product code: cmcn472100
    Exhibition: Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia
    Gift recipient: For her
    World culture: Europe
    Details: comes with giftbox
    Material: sterling silver
    Size: approx. 2cm x 2cm
    Weight: 0.01
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

    This price is inclusive of VAT

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    Rest of the world: 10 to 28 working days.

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    Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds or exchanges on pierced earrings for hygiene reasons, unless they are faulty.

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