Horse Training, Horse Care, and Riding Books and Videos from Cherry Hill at www.horsekeeping.com       View your  Horsekeeping Videos and Books shopping cart.
 
Home | FAQ | About UsArticles | Shopping | Contact | Site Map | Search

Tahe Family - Navajo Sterling Silver
Silverdust Half Hoop Post Earrings

HK Item #NE452

Shopping  <   All Jewelry  <  Earrings

Handmade sterling,silver  silverdust post earrings.

Handmade sterling,silver  silverdust post earrings.

Sterling Silverdust Half Hoop Earrings
Tahe Family, Navajo
(ONLY ONE PAIR AVAILABLE)

$45 per pair plus s/h

A -

 

Paula says - "Each pair of these earrings is stamped with a different design and sprinkled with silver dust. Very lightweight and elegant."

Size
7/16"wide;   5/8" diameter
Materials
Sterling silver, Read about silver
Artist
Tahe Family, Navajo

Questions or more details.

Store Policies

See More New Earrings

See Bargain Earrings

See Vintage Earrings

What is Silverdust?

Silver Dust, or Silverdust, is a technique that Navajo silversmiths use to add texture, contrast and sparkle to the background of a piece. Sterling silver shavings or filings are applied to the surface of a sterling silver piece and then heated just enough for the particles to adhere - resulting in a textured background. The silverdust process is more complicated that this quick description and involves other ingredients and great skill with the heat. If stones are going to be added to a piece, they are added after all heating processes, such as silverdusting, are completed.

Home | FAQ | About UsArticles | Shopping | Contact | Site Map | Search

  2012 Horsekeeping LLC    Copyright Information