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Rothko Earrings

Romilly Saumarez Smith

$3,408

Rothko Earrings from the Newfoundland collection by Romilly Saumarez Smith. This pair pay hommage to Mark Rothko’s rectangle paintings, in which the colour variations are often subtle yet clearly demarcated.Read More

Rothko Earrings

Romilly Saumarez Smith

$3,408

Rothko Earrings from the Newfoundland collection by Romilly Saumarez Smith. This pair pay hommage to Mark Rothko’s rectangle paintings, in which the colour variations are often subtle yet clearly demarcated.Read More

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  • Product Details

    Made from two metal detecting finds and augmented with gold weeds and diamond stones, this pair are the perfect amalgam of old and new. 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 20mm / 0.79 inches

    Material

    17th Century bronze buckles – green patina
    Rough diamonds – pinkish
    18 carat gold "weeds"

    Care Instructions

    Keep in a box with black tissue when not wearing

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