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Swirly fordite and silver earrings

Swirly fordite and silver earrings
£135.00 1 Available
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These simple drop earrings feature super swirly sparkly pieces of fordite as a counterpoint to the classic shape. The fordite is white with sparkly silver, pale gold, red, black and just a hint of royal blue, the open back sterling silver setting allows you to see the different pattern on the reverse. The earrings have been finished with safety hooks (also known as kidney wires) to keep them secure in your ears.
Fordite is the name given to the cured build up of paint that forms in spray booths at car factories. I believe this material has come from GM's Orion Assembly plant near Detroit within the last 10 years but haven't managed to pin point a specific car model or year, the sparkly paints and limited range of colours are consistent with recently formed fordite. I cut and polish this material myself (you can see the rough in some of the photos, its not included in the sale) so if you would prefer something else then drop me a message - I have quite a stash of different types of fordite from 1958 Cadillac to recent Ford Cmax.
Measures approx 40mm top to bottom inc hook by 16mm wide (fordite is 25 x 16mm) and comes in a gift box.

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 £7.50 £0.00

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, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Gibraltar

£11.50 £0.00
USA and Canada £12.50 £0.00

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