A lifesaver-shaped Cinnabar pendant with a pearl in the center, by Ruthie Cohen of Arden, North Carolina.
Chinese Cinnabar consists of many layers of lacquer, built up, then carved or pressed into designs. It is a beautiful shade of red and is very lightweight and comfortable to wear.
This pendant is set in a sterling silver bezel and hangs from a 16" fine sterling chain. Pendant is 3/4" in diameter.
Artist statement and explanation of Cinnabar included.