Repousse Silver Earring

$58.00


The word, “repoussé”, is from the French, meaning roughly “pushed up from behind”. The technique involves pushing a silver surface outward from behind to create a three dimensional effect on the surface of the sterling. Then, a technique called “chasing” is used to work the details of the design on the front or outside of the piece to create the final pattern.  

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This design originated as repousse created by a master Balinese silversmith.