Vintage Small Hmong Silver Hill Tribe Earrings for Extended Ear Holes
Lovely vintage silver earrings arrow earrings worn by the Yao and Lahu Hmong people . The earrings are worn with the tube going into the ear hole and the bent arrow is where the threading stops. There is a picture of this type of earring worn by a Hmong woman from here https://vietnambeauty21.wordpress.com/page/2/.
The earrings are made of high grade silver and are in good vintage condition. The two earrings are slightly different. The Hmong people live in Thailand, China and Vietnam.
Top of the arrow to the bottom of the earrings is 3 cm (1 1/4"). The diameter is 2.2 cm (7/8"). Weight is 11 g.