Our delicate Sterling rendition of the Blue Mud Dauber Wasp...set with a Cabochon of your choice: rich red Garnet, light, bright Adularia Moonstone, or shifting grey Labradorite or translucent green jade. The photos are of a Moonstone set Wasp.
Size: The handcrafted Wasp is approximately 1 1/4" long, that being the longest wing, its undulating body is 3/4" long. The Wasp's wingspan is approximately 1 " 2/16" wide. Three delicate strands of cable chain link to our own made hook clasp, connected with beads corresponding to your Cabochon choice. This Necklace will fall gracefully at approximately 17 "(shown). Other lengths are an option, please choose from the drop down menu.
>>> This piece will be made for you, as most of our work is, please let us know of time frame needs if any.<<<
Mud Dauber, busy worker of the woods, crafts beautiful ovoid shape mud nests in trees usually, to raise it's young. It's shiny blue black body has always intrigued us, as do it's long elegant wings and long curving antennae. The originator of the term, wasp-like figure. It was a great pleasure to attempt to capture all this great design in solid Sterling.
All of our work is finely packaged, ready for unique gift giving. This Necklace, with a corresponding Insect Card relating our inspiration of the mysteries of some of the smallest details of Nature. .