Long Heliconius Doris Butterfly Earrings
Hook earrings in sterling silver (925) made with real butterfly wings Heliconius Doris, also called Doris with long wings.
Those butterflies that die after completing their life and reproductive cycle are collected to give them a second life as an original, colorful and magical gem like a Butterfly.
Approximate measurement 4.5 x 2 cm
Pieces made in collaboration with MUSHOS MUSUK, a Spanish butterfly farm, and its collaborators, whose objective is the educational dissemination, breeding and reproduction of butterflies for their release. NO BUTTERFLY HAS BEEN RAISED OR KILLED FOR THE CREATION OF THESE JEWELS.
Make a slow flight and at the height of the shrub layer. Its larvae feed on Passiflora ambigua (passion flower).