With their fascinating forms, Tagliamonte pieces are a kind of seduction
that belongs to another age. Tagliamonte brings back a manufacturing style
as old as Mesopotamia. Vitreous pastes moulded into cameos or intaglios are
a part of jewellery history and now you can own a piece of it in your very
In Greek Mythology, the most famous of the monster figures known as Gorgons.
She was usually represented as a winged female creature known for her
magnificent locks which were turned into snaked for committing sacrilege.
Medusa was the only Gorgon who was mortal; hence her slayer, Perseus, sent
by Athena, was able to kill her by cutting off her head. From the blood
sprang Chrysaor and Pegasus, her two offspring by Poseidon. The severed
head, which has the power of turning into stone all who looked upon it, was
given to Athena, who place in on her shield.
Each earring measures approx 40mm in length and approx 20mm wide. The
earring is secured using a hook fitting. For pierced ears only.
Country of Origin: ITALY
Technical Specifications: Total metal weight is approx 9.5 grams.