Golden Triangle Northern Thailand
4.5 inches long X 2.25 wide X 1 inch deep. 80 grams combined.
Very good. Tarnished
A very large pair of hook style earring that used to be worn by Hmong woman of northern Thailand/ Golden Triangle area. They would be sometimes suspended by a chain attached to a headdress or looped through the ear and worn as an earring. According to P.& E. Lewis in their book Peoples of the Golden Triangle, at the time of their writing, 1984, this style of earring was “rare”.