this captured teardrop-shaped boulder opal in 18k yellow gold by artist-jeweler Hilary Finck features a splendid array of colors and sits beautifully on the wearer, works great styled for layering – see photos
boulder opal, 18k yellow gold, pendant measures approximate 1.5cm excluding bail, chain is 18 inches
About the artist
From her bright San Francisco studio, Hilary creates one-of-a-kind and small batch pieces using traditional metalsmithing techniques, unique stones, and precious metals. A designer and maker for over two decades, Hilary’s distinctive style is built upon perpetual exploration and development.
Hilary Finck celebrates originality. Natural gemstones and hand-crafted production ensure no two pieces are ever alike. Hilary combines color, texture, form, and detail to unconventional, yet sophisticated, effect.
Over her two decades in jewelry, Hilary has developed a distinct and engaging style. Each piece of handmade jewelry is a future heirloom. Hilary’s Captured and Hand Hammered collections are organic in nature and unique in design.