Sterling Silver Claddagh Created Emerald Earrings. The Claddaugh’s distinctive design features two hands clasping a heart, surmounted by a crown. The elements of this symbol are often said to correspond to the qualities of love (the heart), friendship (the hands), and loyalty (the crown). These Claddaugh Earrings are casted in Sterling Silver set with Three Chatham Created Emerald. hung from Ear Wires, and Gift Boxed. Approx. 15mm Wide.