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Pendant - AD - Pearl Sturt Desert Pea

Australian Flora Pearl Collection- The designs in this collection were inspired by the shapes and textures found in Australia’s native flora.   Freshwater cultured pearl are used as the focal point in each design. The frame is made from nickel free pewter that is silver plated, oxidised, buffed and lacquered.  For the pendants, the necklace is made from stainless steel.

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$40.00

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Sturt's desert pea is named after inland Australian explorer, Captain Charles Sturt (1795-1869), as well as indicating the plant's desert habitat and membership to the pea family, Fabaceae. It is confined to Australia, where it occurs in all mainland States except Victoria. It is an Australian native flower and was adopted as the floral emblem of South Australia on 23 November 1961. Sturt's desert pea is protected in South Australia. The flowers and plants must not be collected on private land without the written consent of the owner.

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