Alfred Joe Mokume Gane Bead Necklace and Dangle Earrings
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Mokume-gane was first created by Japanese sword makers in the 17th century to enhance the beauty of their creations. It is the ancient art of combining Argentium silver with laminations of copper and gold to create a unique and beautiful patina. Al takes this metal smithing to the next level with the creation of hand made beads. These mokume beads are interspersed with his remarkable fluted and textured types to create a one of a kind necklace with beautiful aesthetics and refined elegance. A gorgeous pair of dangle earrings completes the set to perfection.
Necklace Length Clasp Included: 20 5/8 in. Mokume Bead Width: 9/16 in. Earring Dangle Length: 1 7/8 in. Mokume Bead Width: 1/2 in.
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