These 1990s sterling silver post earrings were made by New Mexico based Desert Rose Trading, which since the early 1980s has created Southwestern designs. The company was established by the host of HSN's "Santa Fe Silver." What makes these so unusual is the purple-blue stone, which is unpolished, which is either labradorite or denim lapis. The deep color in some of the stones as well as that purple tint to the blue makes me believe it's the former. The gemstones are cut and laid in a geometric pattern; that process of laying gemstones side to side with nothing in between is called "cobblestone." Indeed, the earrings do look to have cobblestone mosaics, which is a cool and different look. Hallmark is DTR China 925. which we categorize as Southwestern.
Each earring measures about 7/8" wide by 1-1/8" tall. Weigh 6.5g each or 13g total. You can see some light tarnish in the photos, and I am happy to polish before sending.
Great uncommon style.
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