Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Sulpicia Lepidina

Ingredients : turquoise, Baltic amber raw and not raw, a vintage silver plated bead, wood beads, vintage African brass heishis and three Roman era discs ( one shell, two agate), sterling silver hook.
Total length: 4" or 10 cm

Sulpicia Lepidina was the wife of Flavius Cerialis, prefect of the ninth cohort of Batavians. They lived in Vindolanda (Hadrian's wall) around 100 AD.

4 comments:

A Wild Thing said...

Why do I always feel like I'm on an archaeological dig when I come here...you just find the best stuff!!!

alek said...

love the combination and the mismatch, they work harmonious together,
not only finder of great things but maker too :)

Jodi said...

I really love the idea of a single long earring. Helps to keep things slightly off-kilter! This one is terrific...

Vintage Green said...

Love these.....and I have just been to your Etsy...
your new boxes are incredible!