Sterling silver beads, multi stones and shells, accented with silver corn; inlayed corn; corn is made using lost wax techniques.
Artist Hallmark: "Ca'Win" stamped on all silver embellishments.
Length: 22 9/16” (cone to cone)
Corn Pendant Length: 2 13/16” (including bale)
Sterling Silver Beads: ½”
Materials: Red and Orange Spiney Oyster, Lions Paw, Pennsylvania Jet,
Turquoise, Pearl and Sterling Silver
Lapidary (Bead making) process: Rough stone sliced, clipped, drilled, wired, ground down, beveled, sanded, and polished turquoise.
Sterling Silver Beads: Cut silver, solder bezel and polish.
Lost Wax: Carve design into wax, set sprues, set compound, bake over-night, pour molten silver, soak in water, clean compound off, file and polish.