№ 024 Moss Aquamarine

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Gorgeous Moss Aquamarine teardrop briolettes hang from antique coin silver beads from India, which are beautifully weathered and worn.

Moss Aquamarine's ocean hues range from greens to deep blues.  Moss aquamarine is believed to have an affinity with sensitive people, carrying the power of the ocean, it is considered a stone of courage, communication, and heightened clairvoyance. 

Coin silver is made from a mixture of metals with a high pure silver content, often repurposing coins by melting them down.  The coin silver components I work with are antiques from all of the world, ranging from 80-120 years old, found in India, Afghanistan, Ethiopia, and many West African countries such as Nigeria and Mali.  The wear and patina of antique coin silver has informed much of my jewelry aesthetic over the years.  The pieces are very special and rare.

Earrings measure 3” from top of earwire.  All findings used are oxidized sterling silver.  Stones and antique beads may vary slightly from the ones pictured.