1854 Shipwreck Ebony Earrings (B)


Ebony from the Schooner Dolphin which capsized off of Cuttyhunk, MA in December 1854, Brazilian Tulipwood (a true rosewood) from a shipping pallet, Paua Abalone, 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 1-5/16” long.