Welsh Love Spoon Necklace
Welsh love spoons were originally given as a symbol of love and affection in the 16th Century, so their link with love and romance makes them an ideal present for the bride and groom, and something a little bit different.
Each item begins as a piece of sheet metal, copper, bronze, brass or nickel. After a pattern is transferred to the metal, the piece is etched in a salt-water solution. Each piece is hand cut, sanded, and polished. A patina may be applied or it may be hand painted with dye oxide. A clear polymer coating is applied
This piece is bronze and is suspended on a 20" antique brass chain.