Shipwreck/Tulipwood Earring Pendant Set (P/er 820)

$140.00

SKU: P/er 820 Category:

Description

Ebony from the Schooner Dolphin which capsized off of Cuttyhunk, MA in December 1854; rare solid Brazilian tulipwood (a true rosewood) bodies (wood came from shipping pallets!). Paua Abalone, Mother-of-pearl, piano string copper, brass, nickel. 18” 2mm snake chain of silver plated brass, finish from cow’s milk. The card backing lists materials used and explains some of the story. This is a handmade object with provenance! Price includes postage