Gabriella Kiss 18k & cocobolo wood pinecone earrings with sapphires

$3,200

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Gabriella Kiss 18k yellow gold & hand carved cocobolo wood pinecone earrings with sapphire briolettes.  Each pinecone measures approximately 3/4″ x 1/2″ & hangs from Gabriella’s 18k pine branches with needles & sapphire sap droplets. When hanging, the earrings measure 1 3/4″  from the top of the ear wire to the bottom of the earring.

- hand-carved cocobolo wood
- orange sapphire briolette drops
- 18k yellow gold
- 14k yellow gold ear wires
- 1 3/4" total length

“I have always had an eye for the small. A world within a world, the microcosm as the macrocosm.”

Born in Canada and schooled at Pratt Institute in sculpture, Gabriella Kiss makes work that tends towards belonging in a diorama in a Natural History Museum. “I try to make pieces that have a narrative, or a context that can carry humor, sentiment, or some sort of commentary on the human condition.”