Oval Poppy and Thalictrum Earrings
Fine silver clay ovals have been imprinted with the delicate leaves of poppies and thalictrum. After the refining and firing process the earring have been dipped in an oxidizing liquid to darken the silver. After, they have been hand polished to bring out the lovely veining details of the leaves.
Length is 1 1/2 inches, including ear wire, by 1/4 inch wide.
Sterling silver ear wires.
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.