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James Binnion 18K Gold & Sterling Silver Mokume Gane Band

James Binnion 18K Gold & Sterling Silver Mokume Gane Band

$2,700.00

Classic domed mokume gane band in 18K yellow gold and sterling silver with a textured finish. Handcrafted by world renowned artist James Binnion in his Bellingham, WA-based studio.

SKU: R014034 Availability: 1 in stock

Description

Classic mokume gane band with a domed profile crafted in vibrant 18K yellow gold and sterling silver. Featuring the artist’s proprietary acid-etched finish that enhances the organic wood grain effect. Handcrafted by world renowned artist James Binnion in his Bellingham, WA-based studio.

Loosely translated to “wood grain metal” in Japanese, Mokume Gane is an ancient method originally introduced in 17th century Japan and was originally used to adorn samurai swords. A pioneer in the world of metalsmithing, Jim has dedicated his career to this process since the early 1980s. An engineer by education and an artist in spirit, he uses traditional techniques with innovative twist to craft wearable art of exceptional beauty.

Materials & Measurements:

Artist: James Binnion Metal Arts

18K yellow gold, sterling silver

Size 10.5

Ring measures 6mm wide

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We provide a complimentary appraisal ($85 value) as well as complimentary appraisal updates for the lifetime of this piece of jewelry.

Additional information

Metal

Silver, Yellow Gold