RETICULATED SILVER EARRINGS
A beautiful pair of reticulated Sterling Silver Textured earrings. Hand crafted on Salt Spring Island by Alvaro Sanchez.
5/8 inch drop.
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 jewellers such as Faberge used this technique