The jay is a colourful bird with a soft pink brown plumage with a pale pink down beneath the top feathers, his wings are black, white and blue which create a stripey appearance.
Variation: Each piece is hand-crafted individually and will vary slightly in appearance. When ordering you will receive a replica of the original design using the same colour palette. Slight differences in the design and beading will occur due to the hand-made nature of copper metalwork. The photographs in the gallery show a number of versions of the design on multiple backgrounds to give the most true to life image.
Semi-Precious Gemstones: Agate, quartz, Czech glass.
Metal: Solid copper metal with a patina finish polished to reveal the warm coppery tones beneath. The copper has been sealed with a tough clear gloss finish to retain the glossy lustre highlights.
Hang: Looped metal flex wire.
Approx Height: 23cm / 9 inches.
Feather Meaning: The jay is a woodland bird that is associated with courage and bravery, seen as the bird of perseverance. He is also related to knowledge, adaptiveness and resourcefulness.
After Care: Please note I am a delicate ornament, the copper is work-hardened, however if you sit on me or handle me roughly I will get squashed. This is not a toy.