Silver Angel Wings Pendant
A beautiful Silver Angel Wings Pendant with a gorgeous Labradorite Semi-Precious Gemstone! Such a lovely stone full of blue and gold, but so hard to photograph! Wouldn’t it make a perfect gift ?
This Silver Angel Wings Pendant is lovely to wear and measures approximately 3.75 x 2 cm. We supply this gorgeous Silver Pendant on a heavier chain than our usual, a 46 cm (18″) Sterling Silver Rolo Chain. You will receive this Pendant in one of our gift boxes, made of recycled card by a family run UK company. We aim to dispatch within 5 working days of your purchase via 1st class signed for mail.
Did you Know?
Labradorite is named for where it was found in Labrador, a Canadian province on the Isle of Paul. Inuits once called Labradorite a “fire stone” and would use powdered forms to help cure ailments. According to Inuit legend, a warrior saw the Northern Lights trapped in the rocks and struck them with his spear to free some of the lights. It’s considered a tremendously spiritual stone, especially helpful for people who tend to overwork. It helps an individual regain energy while aiding the body and spirit in healing itself. Though not associated with any zodiac sign, supposedly the sign of Cancer is especially drawn to Labradorite.
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WE DESIGN AND MAKE THEM!
Everything that we sell is designed and handmade by us using Recycled Metals. Therefore each item is totally unique! Please visit our Facebook and Instagram Pages to see Photos and videos of work in progress.
HOW THE MAGIC HAPPENS!
We make all our Handmade Silver and Bronze Items using a material called Metal Clay. We love it as it consists of very fine, recycled metal particles that are mixed with an organic binder. Consequently, this makes a material that looks and feels much like pottery clay, so it can be used in much the same way!
First of all, after we have made the design, we air dry the clay and then it is fired in a kiln. However, to work properly this has to be at temperatures exceeding 800 degrees Celsius. This causes the binder to burn away and the metal particles to fuse together.
The result is a new piece of metal in whatever shape we happen to have sculpted or moulded it. It almost seems to be magic!
Here in the UK, any piece of Silver, over a weight of 7.78 grams, has to be tested and Hallmarked by an official Assay Office to be sold legally. Therefore, we are registered with the Edinburgh Assay Office where all our heavier creations will be stamped with our personal Hallmark.
Sterling Silver is the most commonly seen form and is 925 parts silver in 1000. The rest being cooper, which is added to give the metal more strength. So, our chains, earring wires and other findings used on these pieces are sterling silver and purchased from UK companies.
However, our own handmade elements are of a purer quality, being .999 or .960 Silver.