by Lynda Bahr
18k & 22k gold, diamond and green moonstone on a ball chain
16" long with a 1.5" long x 1" wide pendant
The concept driving this husband and wife team, who collaborate on both design and production, is to evoke the imagery of primitive art or archeological relics in a clearly contemporary expression. Mokume gane, which involves an ancient Japanese method of layering colored metals, is hand fabricated by the artists for each composition.