Kanaloa Pin/Pendant with Necklace

This one of a kind pendant features a round silver Tahitian pearl (12.5mm) peg set on an entirely hand fabricated setting of 22kt yellow gold. The body of the octopus was repousséd and chased from a single sheet of 22kt yellow gold after which it was granulated with 7 different sizes of 22kt yellow gold granules. It sits on a round frame of granulated 22kt yellow gold and which has a substructure of 18kt yellow gold with loops for attachment to the chain and a pin stem. The chain is an entirely hand woven Roman double loop in loop, 4mm in diameter, in fine silver with granulated 22kt yellow gold terminations and 18kt yellow gold loops for attachment to the pendant. It is 21/5” in length.