Shipwreck Ebony Pendant (p-sw-1019)


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In 1854 the schooner “Dolphin”–out of Santo Domingo, sank off Cuttyhunk, MA with a load of African ebony logs.  This pendant is made from a piece of that rare treasure that sank over 160 years ago!  Note the earth, moon, stars and ocean imagery and the use of Honduran rosewood, scrap from a violin maker’s shop, as well as recycled copper and brass. Cow’s milk finish. Chain is 2mm silver plated brass, 18” long.

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