Textured Shield Earrings
Hammered niobium shields on 14k wire and ear hooks.
Niobium: It is a soft, grey metal that is naturally found in the minerals pyrochlore and columbite. ... Often used in jewelry making because of its hypoallergenic properties, this metal is a safe choice for anyone with metal allergies. Niobium is highly malleable, lightweight, highly resistant to corrosion, and hard.
Materials: niobium, 14k gold-fill
Dimensions: 3.0 x 1.5 inches
Maker: Svea Seredin
Inspired by the the ocean, maker Svea Seredin creates each piece by hand using ethically sourced, recycled metal that's manufactured in USA by environmentally conscious companies. She uses mixed metals, such as niobium, brass, 14k gold, and fine silver to create unique, timeless pieces.