Antique German silver rose hoop earrings - made from 2 teaspoons adorned with the Hildesheim Rose. The spoons are from the legendary coffee and tea flatware pattern "THE ORIGINAL ROSE OF HILDESHEIM" which was created by CHRISTOPH WIDMANN himself in 1919.
German silver is 83.5% silver. The ear wires are made from 925 Sterling silver wire. The hall mark is clearly visible.
The earrings are 3cm in diameter. Exclusive to Atelier Crafers.
The Rose of Hildesheim: A thousand-year rose that’s believed to be the oldest living rose in the world. The rose at Hildesheim is a Rosa canina, also called a dog rose. According to the legend, it dates back to the establishment of the diocese of Hildesheim, around 815. The buildings were constructed around the area in which the rose was growing.