Fordite Sterling Silver Ring

Fordite Sterling Silver Ring from DonsLapidaryArts

By: DonsLapidaryArts  01/27/2015
Keywords: Handmade Jewelry, Designer Jewelry, Gemstone Jewelry

Freeform, highly polished, GENUINE FORDITE/DETROIT AGATE Sterling Silver Ring ( this material is actually from the St Louis Assembly Plant). Ring measuring approx. 1" X 11/16" and a size 9. Fordite, which is also known as Detroit agate, is automobile paint that has built up layer by layer on the metal racks and skids that transported car bodies through the paint shop in Detroit and other Ford assembly plants. Each coat was baked hard numerous times as the layers built up. Recently, this material is gaining popularity as unique and beautiful cabochons that are a cool piece of American automotive history. The material available: is from the St. Louis (Hazelwood), Mo. Assembly plant. years 1950's-1970's. Absolutely no two cabs alike guaranteed.

Keywords: Artisan Jewelry, Designer Jewelry, Fordite, Gemstone Jewelry, Handmade, Handmade Jewelry, Motor City Agate, Sterling Silver Jewelry, Sterling Silver Ring,

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