Chris Ploof Damascus Steel “Yanone” Pendant
A blackened Damascus steel pendant inspired by Japanese arrowheads (yanone) with a cutout center. Handmade by award-winning artist Chris Ploof.
A striking Damascus steel pendant inspired by the shape of Japanese arrowheads, referred to as yanone. Featuring a unique cut out design, this hand forged piece is crafted by award-winning artist Chris Ploof in his Massachusetts-based studio. Pair this pendant with the chain of your choice.
Damascus steel is the metal of legends: renowned for its strength & beauty, it’s a technique that was originally used to forge ancient swords. The Damascus process involves welding multiple layers of rust-proof steel alloys into one solid piece, before working the metal into complex patterns. A world-renowned industry leader in Damascus, Chris combines time-honored techniques with state of the art research and the finest materials to create one-of-a-kind wearable works of art.
Materials & Measurements:
Artist: Chris Ploof
Pendant measures 1 ¾” long
Weighs 11.7 grams
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