hand-gilded shell using 23ct gold
the oyster shell pendants take a minimum of 4 weeks to complete. real 23ct gold is used to gild the front edges and back of the shell. gilding is a different process than applying gold-colored paint
14kt gold-filled chain which features oval links that are dapped to add texture and increase the play of light on their surfaces. all findings are also 14kt gold-filled
scratch-resistant clear coating applied to shells to protect
pictured shell size: 1.5" x 1" x 0.5"
model is wearing shell size 1.75" x 1.75" x 1" with a 20" chain
if a necklace length other than 20", 22" or 24" is desired, please contact me during or after your checkout process
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