These old earrings are original from the Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca in Mexico. Extraordinary pieces in pure (~20k) gold and natural pearls. This pieces are designed as "bows" or "moños". Earrings are not commercial pieces. They were obtained from a collection of authentic pieces worn by the women of Oaxaca as traditional pieces for weddings and special ceremonies such as the Guelaguetza festival. The quality of the filigree work is extraordinary and of high detail.