About the Piece
Earrings made with authentic George Washington silver quarters mounted in oxidized sterling silver cages with sterling silver earring wires hang 2" long and 1" wide. These earrings have great movement and are light to wear.
Quarters minted prior to the year 1965 are solid silver.
About the Artist
As a contemporary artist, Stacey Lee Webber cherishes working with found materials whose history is physically evident. Her work is often described as meticulous, pushing everyday recognizable objects to the point of unidentifiability. She makes every piece by hand in her Philadelphia based studio.