Necklaces / Pendants by caroline finlay Inspired by the coastline, this neckpiece features a unique design in a jewel like, rich purple enamel.21”/53cm length including pendant.Individually handmade using the ancient technique of enamelling - the main silver pendant is textured which can be seen below the glossy Purple Heather enamel surface. A cool, grey enamel side detail contrasts well and both colours are enhanced by the dark grey oxidised rings and silver.The main pendant measures 3.5 x 3.5cm The chain has a 5cm/2" shorter option fastening linkHandmade techniques used mean each piece is unique with no two pieces being exactly identical. Features Primary Material : silver Other Materials : vitreous enamel Length (inches) : 21 One of a Kind : No Metal : sterling silver Hallmarked : Yes Cleaning InstructionsEnamel can be washed in warm soapy water, with a soft brush if it becomes discoloured. A little vaseline can be applied to all pieces to help enhance oxidisation and enamel colour. Vitreous enamel is glass and although pieces are fairly hardwearing, care should be taken not to apply force or scratch the surface. Oxidisation can wear off with silver dip, abrasion or household chemical e.g. bleach. When not worn keep piece wrapped in acid free tissue paper (provided) to help prevent tarnishing.