Sterling hoop earrings from India, measuring 1-3/4". Silversmithing and metalsmithing are a family business in India. Whether In Jaipur or Rajasthan, this artistry has a strong tradition and is passed down from generation to generation. Each family develops their own look, using their preference of silver, gold plate, and brass. Some families work with semi-precious gemstones as well, giving their pieces a little added pop of color.