Pre-Columbian Poporo earrings

Pre-Columbian Poporo earrings
Item# PC-ER52049Q
$30.00

Product Description

Pre-Columbian Poporo earrings
      The Pre-Columbian Poporo symbol is one of the most recognized Pre-Columbian indigenous art pieces, and has been depicted in the Colombian currency, in coins and bills.   In Colombia, the Poporos are found in pottery and carved stones of chibcha, muisca, and Quimbaya cultures.   The Poporo is the symbol of manhood.   For a man the Poporo is a good companion that means "food", "woman", "memory" and "meditation".  Inspired by the original image on left.

      24 Karat gold-plate over pewter.  Measures approximately 0.4" x 0.8".  Sterling silver posts.


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