$125.002” in height. Reticulated brass with sterling silver earwire, all 22kt gold plated. Lingua Nigra (Latin, n. - def. Black Tongue) is the vision of artist Alicia Goodwin. The work is inspired by nature, with a focus on ancient talismans, Victorian era work and mourning sentimental jewelry. Made of brass, silver and gold, Lingua Nigra is meant to evoke a timeless feeling that can be worn everyday, because this form of art should be shared by wearing.