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Fabricating a Medallion Pendant  
medallion pendant of fine and sterling silvers by Sherry Cordova Jewelry
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wax patterned for peridot ringsterling silver rings on sprue tree
A centerpiece is made out of metal clay. A bezel cup is made or purchased and then lap sanded to the proper height.

 Sterling silver decorative rings
Zigzag wire or twisted wire is made with sterling or fine silver wire. Alternately, purchased beaded wire or other fancy wire may be used. The fancy wire should be annealed and pickled before use.

Fine silver soldered to sterling bezel cupMedallion pendant before patination

The medallion is soldered to the bezel cup. The soldered piece is pickled before the fancy wire and bail are soldered on. The piece is given the desired finish or patina and sanded and polished.