Pembetatu Beaded Hoop Earrings
Handmade, beaded hoop earrings made by Maasai women in Tanzania paid fairly for their work and decorated with pembetatus. The triangle, or pembetatu, decorates the painted faces of young Maasai boys on their journey into adulthood, and features in silver charms that hang from beaded adornments worn by Maasai women.
Long glass beaded tassels decorated with blocks of 24K gold plated beads. 0.7" gold fill hoops, 3.5", tassels.