Vintage Ivory Lily of the Valley screw back earrings. Beautiful hand carved elephant ivory design of flowers that was popular in the 1920's. Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis) is a fragrant flowering plant used in religious ceremonies, world celebrations, perfumes and in gardens. Also known as the May lily, it means "return to happiness" and most often symbolizes chastity, purity, happiness, luck and humility. The ivory has mellowed to a lovely color. They have sterling silver screw backs that work well.
- Circa 1920's
- Pre-Ban Ivory
- Size: 1 inch
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