A beautiful fine silver leaf necklace, made using a real ivy-leaved speedwell leaf and an ethically sourced green jade cabochon. The leaf is handpicked and dried, painted with eco friendly 999 fine silver clay, fired and soldered to handmade copper hoop, and then the whole item is oxidised and polished to leave a silver shine. It is finally finished with a protective coating to prevent tarnish.
This small silver leaf pendant measures 2.4 cm (0.95") in length and 2.1 cm (0.83") at the widest point. Purchase on its own or with an 18" rose gold plated silver chain with a bolt ring clasp, if you would like a different length or style please don't hesitate to Contact Us.
Ivy-leaved speedwell (veronica hederafolia) is a common wildflower with beautiful purpley-blue petals. As the name suggests it has ivy-shaped leaves, it is also very hairy.
Jade is a silicate mineral. The name comes from the Spanish piedra de ijada ‘stone of the flank’ (i.e. stone for colic, which it was believed to cure). they are believed to promote wisdom, balance and peace.
This item is posted by special delivery and is presented in a free beautiful recycled gift box and ribbon with an anti-tarnish tab, and is packaged safely in recyclable wrapping. It would make the perfect special gift for those who love leaf jewellery.