General: These are Rolled and split 18K Gold earrings.
Material: 18K Gold.
Method: Rolled and Split.
Mechanics: The wire pivots sideways, and clicks into a slot from
Designer: Walraven van Heeckeren.
Craftsman: Walraven van Heeckeren.
Price: AUS $ 1700.00.
18K GOLD is a ternary Gold alloy consisting of:
750 parts/1000 Pure Gold.
125 parts/1000 Pure Silver.
125 parts/1000 Pure Copper.
Annealing temperature: 750 degrees Celsius.
Melting Temperature: 950 degrees Celsius.
ROLLING AND SPLITTING.
Rolling and Splitting is what happens when you roll very hard
wire through the Wire Rolling Mills. If you just
keep on rolling without annealing, then the gold
will plit on the diagonal of the square. This
leaves the hypotenuse textured, and the other sides