Italian Courtesan Earrings Vintage brass has been antiqued to a soft tarnished gold color that makes the details on the brass stand out. The large filigree brass cap has been hand-painted. Layers of brass petals decorate the underskirt to make these earrings resemble little brass flowers. Brass bead caps decorate the top of the earring. Colored crystals decorating the brass stamen and top of the earrings match the painted portion of the earrings. These earrings hang approxibately 2″ from their antiqued brass leverbacks. Gold, Lemon, and Navy.