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King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me
King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)-Pendant-Myrtle & Me

King Billy Pine - Pendant (Medium)

$55.00

About This Design

The King Billy Pine is one of the defining features of the Tasmanian alpine landscape. Slow-growing and ancient, these mighty trees dot the mountains and plateaus as green conifers or with their haunting skeletal shapes. Being highly sensitive to heat and fire, the skeletal remains, which can stand for hundreds of years, are a great reminder of the fragility of the wild places. I captured this tree while hiking Frenchmans Cap in the wild western wilderness in Tasmania. The band of the Milky Way arching across the sky, accenting the stark shapes of the King Billy made for an unforgettable scene. It felt like I had gone back in time 1000 years and it’s quite possible this view has remained largely unchanged since then.

Details

  • This pendant/necklace is handmade in Tasmania from sustainably sourced bamboo, recycled silver and glass.
  • This unique design is created from our photograph of a king billy pine, growing at Frenchman's Cap (Tasmania, Australia)
  • The waxed cotton cord has been finished with sliding knots so the piece can be worn at different lengths in order to suit the neckline of your garment. Colours vary between light brown and black depending on the design selected. If you have a preference, this request can be made at the checkout in the notes section.
  • Size: Diameter: 29 mm, Thickness: 4 mm
  • Comes in a beautiful gift box
  • We also have other matching pieces in this King Billy Pine design to create a lovely set, or if you prefer a different style.

Jewellery Care

We have carefully sealed the front and back of the image to ensure that it is water resistant. It will be OK if you get caught in the rain, but please avoid submerging it when swimming or bathing. Regular cleaning with a silver cloth will keep the pinch bail nice and shiny.

Postage

  • Each item is handmade to order. Please allow 1-4 business days for your pieces to be made before they are posted.
  • Please note there may extended transit times due to Covid-19.
  • A tracking number will be sent once your order is posted.
  • We use reclaimed bubble wrap and biodegradable cardboard boxes for packaging.
  • We are happy to send packages all over the world!
  • Click here for more information about our postage rates

Sending As A Gift

  • We can also post directly to your loved one! Simply provide their details at the checkout under "Shipping Address."
  • A short message from you can be written on a Myrtle & Me gift tag. This can be requested by letting us know what you would like to say in the notes section at checkout.
  • A message can also be written in one of our greeting cards. Simply add one to the cart and then add your message in the notes section.
  • Price stickers or receipts are never included in the package. Invoices will be emailed directly to you.

Loving Our Planet

  • Would you like to help reforest areas around the world by planting a tree with your order? If so, click HERE for more information.
  • Myrtle & Me donates a portion of each sale to environmental causes via One Percent For The Planet.