Mae Necklace | Bronze + Howlite | Son of a Sailor
Son of a Sailor’s Mae Necklace is beautifully and ornately designed with hand-forged bronze arcs, howlite gemstones, Greek ceramics and a gold-filled chain. It’s an elegant piece that’s bound to stun and turn heads. It’s also an homage to Mae Carol Jemison, who became the first African-American woman to travel to space in 1992.
The Mae is a part of the Femina collection, which celebrates simple, modern forms and natural materials. Based on striking neutrals, intentional strokes of color punctuate the collection. Each piece is named after an influential and inspiring woman, who has made a tremendous impact on the world.
Mae Carol Jemison became the first African-American woman to travel to space in 1992. Her list of achievements is long and includes holding the title of engineer, physician, NASA astronaut, and receiving nine honorary doctorates in science, engineering, letters, and the humanities.
Total length: 32.5 in.
Pendant height: 6 in.
Pendant width: 3 in.
The bronze pieces will tarnish with time and exposure to the elements. Jewelry should be removed before swimming or showering to help maintain shine. Gently polish the piece with a jewelry polishing cloth to restore its original shine. Avoid polishing gemstones.