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 by way of Martha’s 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