Large Silver Gingko Pendant
Handmade from impressions of a real ginkgo leaves impressed into fine silver clay. The beautiful leaf hangs from a sterling silver snake chain. The pendant and chain were given a darkening patina, and then polished to a high shine; leaving the patina in the recesses of the design allows it to really stand out.
Length is 20 1/2 inches.
Pendant is 1 1/8 long by 1 1/8 wide.
Sterling silver snake chain.
Sterling silver snake chain accented with 3mm faceted moss aquamarine beads.
Fine silver clay consists of fine silver particles and an organic binder. After forming, drying and refining the piece is fired in a kiln. During this time the binder burns off and the result is a piece that is .999 pure silver.