This handmade jewelry piece features a piece of gemgrade Oolite - which describes a sedimentary rock formed with ooids (meaning "egglike")--spherical grains in concentric layers. This oolite comes from Wyoming and is a multicoloured with pink and gold spots of fossil.
Other materials used: Faux bone, sterling silver, merino wool, base metal washers and microscrews, Thai Karen Hill Tribes fine silver beads (purchased Fair Trade), copper backplate stamped 'Ginga Squid', small beads and a brooch & pendant clasp.
Length: 7.5cm (about 3 inches)
Width: 6cm (about 2 1/2 inches)