Real Oak Leaf Silver Earrings
Real Oak Leaf Silver Earrings.Size Approx:Height 4cmWidth 3.5cmReal Oak leaves were collected and the flesh removed. The remaining structure is a beautiful skeleton. The skeleton leaf is then given a thick silver coating and turned into a pair of earrings. Oak in British culture The Druids frequently worshipped and practiced their rites in oak groves. In Somerset stand the two very ancient oaks of Gog and Magog named after the last male and female giants to roam Britain. The Major Oak in Sherwood Forest is purported to be the tree where Robin Hood and his Merry Men hatched their plots.