Handmade Cloisonne Enamel on Silver Cross Engraved Handmade First Communion Confirmation Ch. . . Show More >
Handmade Cloisonne Enamel on Silver Cross Engraved Handmade First Communion Confirmation Christening Baptism Mi Bautizo
Cloisonne is ancient art, that dates centuries back in history. Tiny silver wires were bent and twisted according the design. Then small sections were filled with colorful enamels and fired in special kiln at very high temperature several times until desired height of enamel is achieved. After all it has to be grinded and polished for the final smooth and shiny look. Cloisonne enamel is very time intensive process, but end result is always enjoyable. It's the art that you can wear.
Silver base was engraved prior enameling to give it extra depth and interest.
Approximate diameter 25 mm. Sterling Silver chain is 16" or 18".