RETICULATED SILVER EARRINGS
A beautiful pair of reticulated Sterling Silver Textured earrings. Hand crafted on Salt Spring Island by Alvaro Sanchez. The backs have a stirrup style fastening that is very secure.
1 inch drop.
Reticulation involves heating the silver up to 10 times to oxidize the copper at the surface. This produces a textured surface with the controlled heating. This method was developed in Czarist Russia where jewelers such as Faberge used this technique