STERLING SILVER RETICULATED RING EARRINGS
A beautiful pair of reticulated ring Sterling Silver Earrings. Hand made on Vancouver Island by Canadian Silversmith Judith Hirczy.
Ring Circumference: ~ 1 inch.
Reticulation involves heating the silver up to 10 times to oxidise the copper at the surface. This produces a textured surface with the controlled heating. This method was developed in Czarist Russia where jewelrs such as Faberge used this technique.