Tufacast Bracelets with Turquoise Silver and Gold

Tufacast Bracelets with Turquoise Silver and Gold

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Tufa casting is a Native American Jewelry process where the design is carved into sandstone. Both the obverse and reverse of the image are carved and form a mold. Molten silver or gold is quickly poured into the mold... when the metal cools and the mold is disassembled and the native american jewelry removed. At that point slag is removed from...
Tufa casting is a Native American Jewelry process where the design is carved into sandstone. Both the obverse and reverse of the image are carved and form a mold. Molten silver or gold is quickly poured into the mold... when the metal cools and the mold is disassembled and the native american jewelry removed. At that point slag is removed from the jewelry, gemstones and other adornments are added and the piece is polished. It is important to note that usually only one casting can be made from each tufa cast mold since sandstone material will be removed from the mold along with the native American Indian jewelry, and all future casting would lose the detail... each future casting will have progressively less detail. Less
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Tufacast Bracelets with Turquoise Silver and Gold

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