This ring is all about color, attitude and proportions. Spiny Oyster is everywhere and the Spice Girl ring features a wonderful pop of the fun orange to red chili pepper color of spiny oyster shell. You choose your stone in the drop-down below. It's a traditional feeling ring with a small, twist wire accent. The cushion-cut stone paired with the low-dome shank is our new favorite - .925 Sterling Silver.
With a traditional A little edgy and youthful - these guys are just fun to wear and have a bit of attitude — and for the record, they are comfy and lightweight. A great add on to a handful of rings or perfect little statement on its own. Choose your size below! All traditional silversmithing techniques are done in my Baltimore, MD studio.
10mm Cushion Cut Spiny Oyster -- you choose actual stone (shell) in drop-down
.925 Sterling Silver
Ring Top Measures 12mm x 12mm
Spiny Oyster was used by Native American artists to make inlays in fine jewelry. It comes from the shell of the bivalve mollusk, Spondylus varius. Like many other bivalve mollusks, the soft, meaty interior of Spondylus is edible, so the Spiny Oyster’s valued for its hard, outer shell as well as its interior meat. Despite its name, the Spiny Oyster’s much more closely related to the scallop than to the true oyster.
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Materials: 925 sterling silver, Spiny Oyster.