Copper Hook and Split Ring by Nurtured Works. Designed to be slipped onto a belt, purse strap, inside or outside of a pocket - the possibilities are numerous! Made from pure, copper rod which is heated and forged to shape. Ends hand hammered, then the piece is then pickled and tumbled for several hours in a mix of stainless steel media to smooth all edges and to strengthen the piece. Split ring is hand hammered and forged, then the split is hand cut. Finally, the pieces are buffed to a bright polished finish and then coated with coated with a clear, high gloss protective acrylic resin specifically designed for copper which protects, preserves and beautifies each piece. Hook measures approximately 3" long and 5/16" thick, ring is approximately 1" in diameter. The last photo is a representation of how the hook is designed that be used and is one of the other hooks we offer - this listing is for a similar hook forged from round rod which is extruded to square and then forged to shape.
Key Ring Holder, Copper Hook and Split Ring - Every Day Carry (EDC)
Please note the item pictured is not the piece you will receive, these photos are of our "standard" which is kept on hand in order for us to make a new one for you, just like what is shown. We compare every item made to these standards in order to provide you with the most accurate representation we can. Due to the handmade nature of each piece, some slight variations may be noticed, however we aim to maintain consistency as much as possible. You will receive a quality, handmade piece - made to order each time, and uniquely yours!
If you prefer to have the protective coating left off to allow the copper to oxidize and develop its own natural patina over time, please leave a note in the note to seller section when ordering.