Silver Durrow Aidan Breen Small Pendant
STERLING SILVER DURROW PENDANT ON A 18″ STERLING SILVER CHAIN
SPIRAL DESIGN AFTER A DETAIL FROM THE 7TH CENTURY BOOK OF KELLS
HEIGHT 2.5CM WIDTH 2 CM
THIS PIECE HAS BEEN IRISH HALLMARKED IN DUBLIN CASTLE
S/S DURROW PENDANT – Durrow, home to numerous historical sites including a monastery, is the inspiration for this beautiful sterling silver pendant.
Crafted by Aidan Breen who specializes in one-off items of gold & silver hollowware and jewellery. Dublin native and pioneer of the Renaissance of Celtic jewellery, Aidan was trained in his craft by a traditional seven-year apprenticeship as a “chaser” beginning at age 14 at M.H.Gill and Son, Church Furnishers in Dublin.
Aidan has been handcrafting jewellery for R & C McCormack for over 15 years. Watch this short video to learn more about how these fantastic pieces are created.