This is hand forged blank of Mokume Gane Titanium multi-layer.
It's made with Hand Forged.
A unique pattern that will certainly add a touch of the old world to your jewelry or crafting projects.
This piece can be purchased as an individual sheet for your own craft.
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Material: Titanium, multi-layer.
Length: 8,8 cm. \ 3,4'.
Width: 7,5 cm. \ 2,9'.
Thickness: 5,8 mm. \ 0,2'.
Weight of workpiece: 175 g. \ 6,2 oz.
Approximately 20 forged layers Titanium.
Sanded with 1000 grit. Acid etching was done for the development of the drawing.
Mokume or Mokume-gane, or "wood-eye metal," is a labor intensive an old world Japanese metal smithing technique.
It involves layering different colored metals together then using heat and pressure to cause the metals to fuse together.
Once fused the piece is carved into a topography and flattened to create the beautiful patterns.