Cowrie Turquoise & Chrysoprase Baubles Necklace
Origins/Source/Inspiration- Collected cowrie shell from Islamorada, FL translated into production mold for lost wax casting process to design for charm. Tiny semi-precious baubles/gemstones approximately 2mm in size combined in whimsical color combinations. Charms and handmade clasp finished in blackened silver.
Hand-cast cowrie shell with gemstone beaded necklace. Cowrie size approximately 10x6mm. Baubles paired with the charm are Turquoise & Chrysoprase. Length 16" with hand-forged simple S-shaped clasp with Coral Bead.
Care instructions, these are strung on silk and should be taken off before jumping in the shower and diving in the pool. Because the nature of beaded jewelry, any repairs for the first year of purchase with normal wear will be restrung, no charge. After a year, with normal wear there will be a repair charge of $15.