This item is a pair of Tree of Life earrings in sterling silver. The tree is surrounded by a circle of celtic knotwork. They measure approximately 1/2" in diameter. 9.25 sterling silver
The tree of life has been represented by a number of cultures and religions across the world. Also known as the World Tree, the tree of life is associated with birth, life, death and rebirth the circle of life.In Christianity, the tree is known to be in the garden of Eden where Adam and Eve picked the forbidden fruit which gave divine knowledge and wisdom.
The world tree is used by shamans to travel between the three worlds, the upper, lower and middle worlds and is sacred to those who practice Asatru. And it is believed the tree of life is a metaphor for the human brain.