Tropics to Your Ears Palm Studs. Bring the Tropics to your Ears with these stunning Palm Tree Stud earrings. The palm branch is a symbol of victory, triumph, peace, and eternal life originating in the ancient Near East and Mediterranean world. Since a victory signals an end to a conflict or competition, the palm developed into a symbol of peace, a meaning it can have in Islam, where it is often associated with Paradise. Palms Measure approx. 1/2” x 1/2”. Silver post. 14Kt gold filled back nut. Palms 14Kt Gold plated bronze.