Bao Canyon Turquoise - Sterling Silver - Copper - Specimen Pendant and Necklace Chain

Description

Hand formed, sawed, and soldered....


Inspirations: 
Simplistic Art Nouveau inspired - minimalist setting to highlight the beautiful patterning on this turquoise stone. 


Materials:
Sterling Silver
Stone, cabochon: Bao Canyon Turquoise mined from China. This stone is backed for strength and stability. Not dyed.
Necklace strand: Sterling Silver 

Technique: 
Pendant: I hand cut the sterling silver setting and individually soldered a hand formed copper bail to the setting. I also hand cut a botanical pattern on the back of the pendant. 
All connections are soldered for strength and longevity. 
Patina/oxidation has been added to the pendant. 

Measurements:
Necklace, sterling silver, bead chain, 18 inches in length 
Pendant length: a touch over 1 1/2 inches in length. A touch over a 1/2 of an inch at the widest part. 

I do my best to take accurate color pictures. Please keep in mind that colors will vary slightly from monitor to monitor.

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USPS:
3 to 5 day delivery time, via First Class mail in the United States and Canada. Delivery tracking is included with the shipping cost for U.S. buyers only. U.S. Orders over $100.00 will receive free insurance. 

International shipping is available via First Class International mail. Delivery times will be longer for international shipping depending on the Postal Service. Buyer is responsible for custom dues/fees.

**Unfortunately I do not ship to the United Kingdom due to their restrictions with shipping jewelry.**