1800's Clock Gears with Hematite, Onyx and Quartz Necklace, Bracelet and Earring set
Solid Brass Clock gears from the 1800's were used to create this steampunk design, bringing history into modern wearable art. These gears were obtained from descendants of a clockmaker, still in original unused condition. This unusual necklace is sure to attract attention and conversation. The gears vary in size from 10mm up to 18mm. There is 12 gears wire wrapped in the chain and an additional 5 gears in the pendant. The bracelet has 3 gears and the earrings have 6, for a total of 26 of these vintage gears. There are assorted sizes and shapes of Black Onyx and Hematite beads. In addition to these beautifully textured beads, there are Natural Herkimer Diamond quartz Crystals. The Herkimer crystals metaphysical properties are said to have the highest spiritual vibration in any crystal and will amplify spiritual awareness. These crystals are mined out of New York and hand drilled. There is a hidden clasp in the necklace that provides the wearer multiple options to wear it, if you have a favorite dress, you can wear it short. If you like a button up shirt, perhaps doubled over with the clasp connecting the pendant might be desirable. This would make a perfect gift for that special someone who loves history, steampunk culture or for the lover of unusual and unique art design!
The total length of the necklace is 48" long. The length of the drop down charm pendant is 3 2/3". The bracelet is 8" with a 3/4" extender. The earrings are 2 1/2" long.
The wire used is tarnish resistant gold over copper. The beads, chain and clasps are gold vermeil. The ear wires are Hypo-Allergenic. They can be switched to a gold filled option for an additional charge.