Sliced Swirly Brooch
Silver brooch soldered with 'swirly' pattern, with a long round pin with a pimple-effect punched onto the pin base.
Materials and techniques
Pin forged steel (stainless dental steel). Pin base - fine silver centre punched to give pimpled effect, paper-rolled, made into shaped tube, filled with warn pine resin, curled oxidised (ammonium sulphide). Brooch body - sheet fine silver, paper-rolled, filigree sterling silver soldered on, paper-rolled, shaped inset soldered in. Hand tools.