Nine Ancestral Earrings 10688

Timor

Silver

19th/early 20th Century

Various sizes approximately

1-1.5 in/2.5-3.8 cm

That omega shaped earrings, sometimes called “ling lingo type,” represent the female sex is well established; more interesting is to note how these earrings take on a human form in the abstract, looking like just so many UFO space beings.