The Iris Verdigris Earring
Verdigris or ‘green of Greece’ is a dazzling form of metallic pigmentation used since the middle ages to give metals a bluish-green patina through a process called atmospheric oxidation. This technique involves combining sea salt and natural oxidants to achieve a unique shade.
Sterling silver ear post.
Natural hand-dyed horsehair tassel.
Sculptural patinated brass medallion measures 1.2” in diameter.
Proudly handmade in San Francisco, CA.