sterling silver with citrines. these ones I made for myself, years ago... I still wear them, every day! the concept has since become a signature - varying motifs with semi/precious stones. i always like to think of them in pairs, just like these... it's how I wear mine.
The roman numerals are a coded map. essentially, this is 2 bracelets in one... the inner hidden bracelet holds roman numerals that correspond to passages from the dark lady sonnets, by william shakespeare.
only the wearer is aware of this literary map...
detail of the piercing work...
...in the dark lady sonnets all intricate cut-outs of the roman numerals that correspond to passages in the literary text
mammoth copper cuff with cuttle fish cast. intricate piercing work with a sterling silver ray-gun and sterling silver 'bullets' shown below...
this view shows the other side of the copper ray-gun cuff, with all of the piercing work and the 'bullets'.