Blossom detail from the William Morris company's 'Blackthorn' wallpaper design, 1892. The motifs of the full design include white blossom, snakeshead fritillaries, blue violets, and other flowers.
William Morris, 1834-96, was an English artist, writer, and social activist and a leading figure in the Arts & Crafts movement. He is best known today for his textile and wallpaper designs. Image from the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC.
The earring pendant trays measure 12mm diameter and 3.5mm deep, and are made from silver-plated brass. The glass cabochons are 10mm across and 6mm in depth, deeper than standard cabochons, creating an interesting and lively magnifying effect.
All earrings have sterling silver hooks and come in a sturdy black card gift box.