Ear Plug from fossilized whale bones
Crafted from natural materials: deviations in shape (+/-1mm), color and structure are possible
Handmade flesh plug / earlets from genuine fossile whale bone
The spongy whale bone (trabecular bone tissue - is an open cell porous network also called cancellous or spongy bone, which is composed of a network of rod-and plate-like bone structures) was filled with colored resin. In this case the resin in Model A appears in a white and in Model B in a brownish-grey tone. The actual substance of the bone is shown as a frail network in black. When treated by the craftsman a unique and unusual high contrast pattern becomes visible.
Jewelry made from organic materials (e.g. wood, horn and bone) provide great comfort due to their light weight. As opposed to piercing jewelry from artificial materials or metals the development of odors while wearing them is greatly reduced. This article is available in different sizes and as custom-made oversize product. When used properly the jewelry is harmless but cannot be sterilized.