Surfite and Sterling Silver Pendant in Turquoise, Brick Red, Black, and Blue
The Summer 2018 collection is here, featuring the bold, bright pops of color found in one of a kind surfite cabochons like the one in this pendant. Surfite is layered resin built up from the process of glassing surfboards. Google "surfite stone", and then for extra fun, google fordite, which is similar, but is made of layers of paint that has built up during the process of painting cars. The stones are sunny and happy, and have hues of royal blue, turquoise blue, juicy orange, bright yellow, etc.
This particular pendant contains an oval cab in hues of blue, black, brick red, & turquoise. Set in a sterling silver bezel, and soldered to two layers of textured sterling silver sheet. The pendant measures 1 3/4" in length and 3/4" wide. A tiny cast sterling succulent is soldered on one side and a faceted black onyx cab is soldered underneath. The pendant is oxidized (darkened) in liver of sulphur and buffed and polished to bring out highlights.
18" oxidized 1.9mm sterling silver rolo chain, finished with a lobster clasp closure.