Crane in Flight Dangle Earrings

by Micah Adams

These earrings are made from South Korean 500 won coins soldered to sterling silver earring chains. This coin design was introduced in 1982. The flying red-crowned crane is also known as the Manchurian crane. A coin is included with your earrings!

Sterling silver posts
10 cm x 2 cm x 2 mm

Micah Adams is a maker of tiny objects and jewellery, living and working in Toronto. As an artist he collects and reassembles found objects to create new meanings and new possibilities. As a jeweller he repurposes themes and motifs on world coinage into fine scale collages. Originally from Nova Scotia, Adams began his formal art training at CEGEP John Abbott College in Montreal. He received his BFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in Halifax.