Comedy Tragedy theatre mask earrings, hand carved in wax and cast in 925 Sterling Silver. Closed with 925 silver wire hooks.
Highly detailed, light and comfortable wear.
Melpomene is the muse of tragedy and Thalia the muse of comedy. These masks were used in ancient Greek theatre to amplify the actor's emotions to the audience. The masks of joy and sorrow together have become a well known symbol of theatre.