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Meadowlark Cutout Necklace
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Meadowlark Cutout Necklace

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On this intricately detailed round pendant necklace, the shape of a meadowlark, the Kansas state bird, is cut out of rich copper. The pendant, on a copper chain, is made from the original roof of the Kansas State Capitol. The roof was replaced in 2013 and the copper made available to the Kansas Historical Society and Kansas Historical Foundation for use in products to be sold in the Capitol Store. In 1937 Kansas adopted the Western Meadowlark as the state bird because of its abundance in the area. The brown, yellow, and black bird makes its nest on the ground in a clump of grass.
By Bailey Marable of Topeka, Kansas.

1.25 inches

Bailey Marable

A high school art teacher, Bailey Marable of Topeka, Kansas, has degrees in art education and metalsmithing from the University of Kansas. She shares her passion for art with her husband, Justin Marable, also an accomplished artist and photographer.

With the discovery of tiny drill bits and saw blades, Marable has challenged herself with fine details created by hand. She loves sawing out letters, animals, and shapes. Marable creates unique jewelry items with pieces with historic copper from the Kansas State Capitol roof.


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