1854 Shipwreck Ebony Earrings (A)


Ebony from the Schooner Dolphin which capsized off of Cuttyhunk, MA in December 1854, birch flame (white birch fork), black mother of pearl, mother-of-pearl, piano string copper, brass, nickel. Sterling silver (USA) ear wire, finish from cows milk. The card backing lists materials used and explains some of the story. This is a handmade object. Price includes postage. The earring body is 1-1/2” long.