Lilith Terracotta Ombre Beaded Earrings
- Beaded earrings handmade with glass beads, brass, and sterling silver.
- Drop Length: 4 in.
- Beads: Toho, Miyuki, Czech
- Ear wire: Sterling Silver
- Thread: Nylon
A medieval Jewish text called the Alphabet of Ben Sira describes her as Adam’s first wife who disobeyed him and God and asserted her equality to Adam, giving a legendary origin to her demonic behavior. Jewish feminists, seizing upon her assertion of equality, have reclaimed Lilith as a symbol of autonomy, independence, and sexual liberation.