Legend has it that whoever wears the Claddagh becomes part of its history. The design on these Sterling Silver earrings echoes the words of the Irish sailor who first crafted it for his sweetheart “With these hands I give you my heart, and I crown it with my love”. Its symbols represent love (heart), friendship (hands) and loyalty (crown). These small but heavy sterling silver claddagh earrings have been hallmarked in Dublin Castle. Look for our 'Solvar Silver Small Heavy Claddagh Pendant' for a complete jewelry set.