The caduceus was a staff carried by Hermes, the Greek messenger of the gods, as a symbol of peace. Its similarity to the staff of Asclepius, the healer, resulted in modern times in the adoption of the caduceus as a symbol of the physician and as the emblem of the U.S. Army Medical Corps.
- Earring Length: ~1.25″
- These two-sided earrings are silver-plated and have been treated with a protective coating to help prolong their shiny finish.
- The stainless steel earwires are nickel-free and lead-free.
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