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Pearl necklace with Irish thorn branch by Michael Michaud

£140

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This collection features charmingly set freshwater pearls on delicate patinated bronze leaves of the myrtle and Irish thorn plants. Both botanicals have long been a source of inspiration and ornamentation. 
 
In Irish sagas, plants have magical powers. The elder, rowan and thorn are still planted around houses to keep off witches. And, in Ireland and the Isle of Man, the thorn is thought to be the resort of faeries, and they are probably representatives of the older tree spirits and gods of groves and forests.
 
A firm favourite of V&A customers, Michael Michaud is renowned for his distinctive, original botanical inspired jewellery. This unique jewellery is made by creating moulds directly from botanical elements in a process similar to lost-wax casting. 
 

Author/Artist/Designer

Michael Michaud

Dimensions

23.5cm approx., extension chain 4cm

Composition

Hand patinated bronze, freshwater pearls

Product code

135632

DELIVERY

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  • Rest of the world standard delivery £30

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