Shell Mountain Earrings SMER-1121 (Shipwreck and piano ebony)

$74.00

Ebony from the Schooner Dolphin which capsized off of Cuttyhunk, MA in December 1854, Honduras Rosewood from a violin maker’s scraps, Angelique from Surinam and Marthas Vineyard shipbuilders scraps. Paua Abalone, Mother-of-pearl, piano string copper, brass, nickel. Sterling Silver (USA) ear wire, finish from cow’s 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 1-1/8” long.

Description

Created from ebony from the Schooner Dolphin which capsized off of Cuttyhunk, MA in December 1854, Antique piano key ebony mid-body, Mother of pearl sky, gold mother of pearl sun. black mother of pearl land mass, Paua abalone, piano string copper, aluminum cow barn roofing, brass, Sterling Silver (USA) ear wire, finish from cow’s milk. Very Luminous – will jump right out!

Handmade jewelry with provenance: The card backing lists materials used and explains some of the story. Postage included in price.