Included in this lot is a set of sterling silver and bronze Hereford bull earrings. The Hereford is a breed of beef cattle originally from Herefordshire in the West Midlands of England. The Hereford breed first came to the US in 1817 and quickly became the dominant breed known for its heartiness, good temperament, and excellent producing. The earrings show a sterling silver base with a bronze Hereford bull placed in the center of each earring. There is a sterling silver twisted rope border around each earring and a floral accent above the main piece. The back of the earrings are marked "Sterling". The earrings are in great condition, showing some slight patina with age. The earrings measure 1 1/2" by 1".