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Thanks for stopping by! Inspired by the UK's Creative Heritage, and with a desire to reduce my footprint on the planet, I upcycle discarded man-made materials, including pottery shards, sea glass and blast furnace slag, to ground you in connection to its story.... to a person, a place, a memory. When you purchase Unearthed Jewellery, you also receive the story that has been uncovered....where your shard was unearthed, and more. I am registered with the Edinburgh Assay office and a Gold Member of the British Guild of Jewellery Designers. All Unearthed jewellery is signed with a .925 fineness mark and UBL makers mark.

Not the right size or colour? Have you unearthed your own shard? Please visit to ask about commissioning your own piece of Unearthed Jewellery.

Upcycled Bright Kelly Green Sea Glass Fine Silver and Sterling Silver Earrings

Upcycled Bright Kelly Green Sea Glass Fine Silver and Sterling Silver Earrings
£54.00 1 Available
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Sea Glass: Connecting you to the land and stories from where it came, the sea glass in these earrings was unearthed from the beach in Beaumaris. Most kelly green glass was produced after the second half of the 20th century for soda and beer bottles such as 7Up, Sprite, and Heineken. The main reason for the green colour is the natural ingredients used in making glass - sand, soda ash, and lime - generally contained iron impurities. Iron added to the glass-making process produces a green colour. So, depending on the amount of iron naturally found in the sand being used, the depth of green in the bottle glass was either light or dark. You can usually determine how old your glass is by the thickness and any markings or bubbles. They measure 12mm across.
Backing: Your sea glass shards are set into fine silver, so you don't have to worry about the silver tarnishing below over time. Sterling Silver earring posts ensure you shouldn't have to worry about any metal allergies or green earlobes.

Your Own Shard of History:
Inspired by the UK's Industrial Heritage, discarded man-made materials, such as pottery shards, sea glass and iron slag re-tell the stories of past craftsmen. Unearthed by Lynn upcycles their work and intends to ground you in connection.... to a person, a place or a memory. When you purchase a piece of Unearthed, you also receive the provenance that has been uncovered.

Looking for a different colour? I accept commissions! Please contact me for details...

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This item will be posted to you by Unearthed by Lynn within 3 days of receiving payment.

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