Ray Spike Earrings
Simple and modern , perfect for sea/beach lover and marine enthusists. These earrings are cast from the barb of a sting ray. They are highly detailed resembling a feathery spike.
The stingray's spine, or barb, can be ominously fashioned with serrated edges and a sharp point. In Greek mythology, Odysseus, the great king of Ithaca, was killed when his son, Telegonus, struck him using a spear tipped with the spine of a stingray.
Process & Details:
► Ray Barb casting measures 2" x 1/8"
► Total earring length 2 inches
► Handcrafted in NYC
Love and protect! Your purchase aids ocean conservation efforts.
Stingray species are progressively becoming threatened or vulnerable to extinction, particularly as the consequence of unregulated fishing. As of 2013, 45 species have been listed as vulnerable or endangered by the IUCN.