Inspired by ancient obsessions with mythological beasts, girlhood fairytale fantasies & the Mermaid Carnival exhibits & aqua shows of early 20th century entertainment.
A pair of Fan Clam shells, cut from smooth coral leather, are embossed with shiny metallic gold foil, & suspended on fine glistening gold plated trace chain, from tiny leather
bambino shell studs.
Earring length is approx 6cm, including stud.
Shells approx 37mm wide, 3.5mm thick.
Leather, gold plated steel chain & gold plated brass findings.