Sterling Silver Earrings - Tragedy Masks (29mm)
These unique sterling silver earrings feature the classic tragedy mask from ancient Greek theater. They are the perfect gift for people with a passion for the performance arts like actors, singers, writers, and other artists. The masks are also a great conversation piece because of their unique look and history.
Each earring post has one tragedy mask hanging below. These are post earrings and are for pierced ears only.
Straight-back silver post (for pierced ears only)
Made in Greece
Mask approx. 17mm (.67 in) length x 15mm (.59 in) width
Approx. 29mm (1.14 in) length with post
Masks have played an important part in the history of drama since the time of the ancient Greeks. They were originally used to allow the actors to clearly convey emotions such as anger, joy, or sorrow to the entire audience, and they made it easier for men to portray female characters.
Comedy mask earrings available here
Comedy/Tragedy mask earrings also available here