His and Hers Turritella Agate
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Sterling silver, Turritella agate, leather and other findings.
These are two adornment objects I made for my brother and his partner for Christmas of 2018.
Turritella agate is an interesting material: it’s an amalgamation of fossils found on the sea floor, created by countless dead snails. This mollusk mass grave is then cut, shaped, and polished into fine jewelry. Kinda morbid really.