Oval Murrini Glass Pendant | Gold Plated Sterling Silver Chain

Echo Glass Works


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gold plated sterling silver necklace
Pendant Necklace
One of a kind oval pendant
Murrini Glass Necklace
Murrini glass jewelry
glass pendant necklace
gold plated sterling silver chain

This gorgeous oval glass pendant necklace has a striking pattern in amber, red and white. Handmade using a rollup murrine technique, this glass pendant is not only bold, but would make a wonderful addition to any glass jewelry collection. Made from translucent and opalescent glass, this pendant comes with a gold plated sterling silver bail and chain. It would truly make the perfect gift for your best girl, or even yourself!

TECHNIQUE: This limited edition kiln formed glass pendant incorporates hand pulled murrini and fusing to create a one of a kind patterned piece.

Crafted over multiple firings, this piece starts as alternating strips of colored sheet glass fused into a panel. The panel is reheated in a glass blowing studio called a “hot shop” and rolled onto a blow pipe. The molten hot glass is stretched and pulled into a rod called cane, using the classic murrine technique. The cane is sliced into tiles called murrine revealing the pattern in cross-section. Multiple murrini from this cane are cast in a mold and fired in a kiln with temperatures approaching 1500 degrees until fused into one piece. Finally this is shaped and hand polished to highlight the intricacy of this unique piece.


DIMENSIONS & NECKLACE LENGTH:

Glass 1-1/8” x 7/8”
With gold plated sterling silver bail 1-¼” x 7/8”
Gold plated sterling silver chain 18”

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