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I am happy to take commissions and have a large stash of stones and fordite for you to choose from. Since I cut and polish the fordite myself I can cut and set a piece for you to make an extra special item. I ship using Royal Mail's first class signed for service - I aim to ship within 48 hours and it should arrive the day after shipping. I'm happy to post to a work address if there will be no one at home to sign for your package. Should you wish to return an item just let me know within 14 days of receiving it and send it back but you will have to pay the postage for sending it back (I refund the initial postage).

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Striking sterling silver and Detroit fordite pendant

Striking sterling silver and Detroit fordite pendant
£125.00
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Description

This eyecatching pendant features a freeform cabochon of fordite bezel set in sterling silver, the setting is open backed so the pendant can be worn either way round showcasing the different patterns on the 2 sides. The 'front' has a bold swirly pattern in black, white, sparkly silver, red and dark grey, the 'back' is more muted with thinner bands of grey, white, red, black and pale gold. Not heard of fordite before? Its an accidentally man made material - layer upon layer of paint that built up in the old spray booths in car factories which after being baked hard in the ovens was removed and fell into the hands of lapidarists who realised it could be cut and polished to show off the layers (I cut and polished this particular piece myself). Its becoming harder to find since they changed the way cars are sprayed and the raw material is no longer made, this piece came from one of the Detroit factories in the early 2000's making it some of the last produced.
The pendant measures approx 45mm by 22mm (excluding the top ring), it comes complete with a 16 inch chain but if you would prefer a different length or leather cord then drop me a message and I should be able to sort this out for you. Comes gift boxed.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Sasha Garrett within 3 days of receiving payment.

Shipping destination Cost Additional items
United Kingdom £6.50 £0.00
Europe

Italy, Greece, Cyprus, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands, Austria, Latvia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

£9.00 £0.00
USA and Canada £12.00 £0.00

Returns Policy

You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.

Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.

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