These stripes are inlays of turquoise, lip shell and apple coral, laced with silver. These earrings were handmade by Rodney Coriz and measure 2" long including the wire. They are 1" wide tapering to 1/4" at the top and weigh 1/4 ounce.. The beautiful inlay earrings are backed with shell for stability. These are lovely pieces of Native American Indian artwork. Rodney Coriz is a member of the Santo Domingo Pueblo in New Mexico. Each item by a Native American artist is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.