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Crescent Pendant

Romilly Saumarez Smith

$4,090

Crescent Pendant from the Newfoundland collection by Romilly Saumarez Smith. Made from bronze pins collected on the banks of the Thames, cleaned and set in silver. This is a unique pieces of jewellery.Read More

Crescent Pendant

Romilly Saumarez Smith

$4,090

Crescent Pendant from the Newfoundland collection by Romilly Saumarez Smith. Made from bronze pins collected on the banks of the Thames, cleaned and set in silver. This is a unique pieces of jewellery.Read More

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  • Product Details

    These pins were originally made by piece workers (low level workers who repair items and were paid per piece), to top up their income, hence the term "pin money". Newfoundland is a collection about collections – a realisation that makes one rethink the title, breaking it up into syllables, separating the words: new found land. Anglo-Saxon finger rings, Mediaeval turret brooches, thimbles, shoe buckles, belt buckles, knife handles, nails, pins and spoons – have been made precious, be-jewelled with diamonds and seed pearls, embellished with gold, silver and coral and given new stories, made wearable.

    About Romilly Saumarez Smith

    Romilly Saumarez Smith began buying metal detecting finds from various sources about five years ago. These extraordinary remnants, buried and forgotten since Roman and mediaeval times, become part of the world again as jewellery, boxes and bespoke objects.

    Dimensions

    Width 60mm / 2.36 inches

    Material

    Silver, slightly tarnished

    Care Instructions

    Not suitable for heavy use

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    If you are not happy with your purchase then you have 14 days to return it for an exchange or refund. You will be responsible for the return shipping costs. If you have commissioned a maker or purchased a made to order product, please read the full returns policy.

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