Elongated gemstone drops of Sonoran Sunrise, in shades of spring green and rust red, are hand wrapped with a mix of fine silver wire, hand formed coils of sterling silver, and 14k gold fill rounds. Handmade sterling silver ear wires. All silver has been given an oxidized patina and then lightly buffed by hand to highlight the details.
Sonoran Sunrise (sometimes called Sonoran Sunset) is a naturally occurring mix of blue/green chrysocolla and red cuprite. It was discovered in a Northern Mexico copper mine that is the only site where this mix is found. The deposit size is unknown.