In an oval frame, sets a nighttime scene where three little mushrooms stretch out toward moon and stars, transforming dead matter into fertile soil. Mushrooms are nature's recyclers where old becomes new, and fairy tales' mischief makers where good becomes naughty. For centuries the sudden eruption of circles of mushrooms from the soil led people to believe dark and terrible forces were at work. "Earthly vapours," lightning strikes, fiery tails of dragons, witches and sorcerers have all been blamed. Sterling silver on an 18” chain.