Whimsical and fun golden brass armadillo earrings. These detailed Victorian style armadillo charms hang from gold plate ear wires. The earrings measure approx 2 inches from the top of the ear wire to the bottom of the charm.
Armadillo is a Spanish word meaning “little armored one” and refers to the bony plates that cover the back, head, legs, and tail of most of these odd looking creatures. Armadillos are the only living mammals that wear such shells.