These stud earrings are made with real wings of the Great Orange Tip butterfly Hebomoia glaucippe encased in glass.
Surgical steel post. Waterproof.
The beautiful Hemobomia glaucippe is found in Asia and is adapted to a wide range of habitats, from arid grasslands to tropical rainforests. Its hindwings underside is light brown and resembles the surface of a dead leaf.
Diameter: 12mm (1/2 inch) approx.
No butterfly is harmed to make our jewelry; the wings are sent to us after they have expired naturally. Our suppliers are sanctuaries that care for the tropical forest and native species.
Slight variations in the wing pattern are expected.