Throughout the Bible, the number forty represents a period of trial and testing. These earrings have 40 strands representing personal trials endured, and the hope produced as a result.
Trials produce perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.
Earring hoops, and wires are gold filled. String is dyed hemp. Earrings measure 4 inches.
All pieces are made by hand which may result in slight variations.