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Meteorite Fragment Necklace - Time Capsule Pendant with Glass Vial - EDC Gift

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Description

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We didn't want to make just any 'ol meteorite necklace. We want our jewelry to be a work of art --- a beautiful gift for a loved one who loves space, or for yourself. To remind you to always look up.
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Our story:

We’ve been working on this capsule for a long time, and we're pretty joyed that we've accomplished it. Space, the stars, the heavens.. have always instilled, in us, a sense of mystery and curiosity. As far as possessions go, we're a pretty minimal family (minus all of our lab equipment!), so we find it important to put things into the world that really matter —that are lasting and moving. It’s our hope that this is a contribution to that.

While we may not be able to travel through all of time and space (yet!…or ever?) this necklace can remind you, or a dear friend or loved one, that there's much more to life than what is in front of our eyes.

When I'm wearing my necklace, people sometimes come up to me and ask, “does that open?” which is usually followed by “what’s in it?”. You know, just a little conversation can start a spark —perhaps that's just enough for people to go out and become a little intrigued, maybe even look up at the stars for the first time in a very a long time....

"Looking at these stars suddenly dwarfed my own troubles and all the gravities of terrestrial life. I thought of their unfathomable distance, and the slow inevitable drift of their movements out of the unknown past into the unknown future.” -Mr. H.G. Wells

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Your Capsule Contents and Ingredients:

|| One brass time capsule, engraved with our motto ‘a terra ad astra’ Latin
for ‘from the Earth to the Stars’ (capsule height: 4.4cm / 1.75in)
|| One sealed, glass vial containing 20-40mg of a fall NWA869 meteorite
|| A choice of either our link necklace chain (18 inches) or our ball
chain ( 24 inches long, 1.5mm diameter )
|| One signed specimen card, stamped with the capsule’s date of creation
and assembly
|| *Optional typewritten note within the capsule (100 max. characters)
|| One recycled-cotton, drawstring carrying bag
|| All exquisitely packaged using recycled paper boxes, cotton, and misc.
|| *Your parcel will include your typewriter-typed mailing address on the top of your parcel
(please see 4th and 5th photo)


*all of our custom notes & shipping addresses are hand-typed on our vintage typewriter (*see 5th photo for an example of note aesthetics)

Because of the inherent nature of brass to weather over time, your capsule colour will deepen over the years, giving further character to its already beautiful aesthetics. Your specimen will vary in size, shape, and colour, as each specimen has its own qualities.

5% of every time capsule purchase goes towards funding Kickstarter projects that support space and science education and exploration.
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We didn't want to make just any 'ol meteorite necklace. We want our jewelry to be a work of art --- a beautiful gift for a loved one who loves space, or for yourself. To remind you to always look up.
——

Our story:

We’ve been working on this capsule for a long time, and we're pretty joyed that we've accomplished it. Space, the stars, the heavens.. have always instilled, in us, a sense of mystery and curiosity. As far as possessions go, we're a pretty minimal family (minus all of our lab equipment!), so we find it important to put things into the world that really matter —that are lasting and moving. It’s our hope that this is a contribution to that.

While we may not be able to travel through all of time and space (yet!…or ever?) this necklace can remind you, or a dear friend or loved one, that there's much more to life than what is in front of our eyes.

When I'm wearing my necklace, people sometimes come up to me and ask, “does that open?” which is usually followed by “what’s in it?”. You know, just a little conversation can start a spark —perhaps that's just enough for people to go out and become a little intrigued, maybe even look up at the stars for the first time in a very a long time....

"Looking at these stars suddenly dwarfed my own troubles and all the gravities of terrestrial life. I thought of their unfathomable distance, and the slow inevitable drift of their movements out of the unknown past into the unknown future.” -Mr. H.G. Wells

——

Your Capsule Contents and Ingredients:

|| One brass time capsule, engraved with our motto ‘a terra ad astra’ Latin
for ‘from the Earth to the Stars’ (capsule height: 4.4cm / 1.75in)
|| One sealed, glass vial containing 20-40mg of a fall NWA869 meteorite
|| A choice of either our link necklace chain (18 inches) or our ball
chain ( 24 inches long, 1.5mm diameter )
|| One signed specimen card, stamped with the capsule’s date of creation
and assembly
|| *Optional typewritten note within the capsule (100 max. characters)
|| One recycled-cotton, drawstring carrying bag
|| All exquisitely packaged using recycled paper boxes, cotton, and misc.
|| *Your parcel will include your typewriter-typed mailing address on the top of your parcel
(please see 4th and 5th photo)


*all of our custom notes & shipping addresses are hand-typed on our vintage typewriter (*see 5th photo for an example of note aesthetics)

Because of the inherent nature of brass to weather over time, your capsule colour will deepen over the years, giving further character to its already beautiful aesthetics. Your specimen will vary in size, shape, and colour, as each specimen has its own qualities.

5% of every time capsule purchase goes towards funding Kickstarter projects that support space and science education and exploration.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(1,021)
Reviewed by piper kaylin
5 out of 5 stars
Jan 28, 2018
It's absolutely perfect!! The capsule is lightweight and the meteorite is fantastic. Amazing buy for space nerds everywhere :))
Meteorite Fragment Necklace - Time Capsule Pendant with Glass Vial - EDC Gift

Reviewed by Jessica B
5 out of 5 stars
Oct 11, 2017
Absolutely beautiful piece! Amazing packaging - I think this would be an ideal gift for a long distance friend who dreams of the stars.
Meteorite Fragment Time Capsule Pendant Necklace

Reviewed by Lukas Brügmann
5 out of 5 stars
Jul 20, 2017
My girlfriend loved it so much!
Meteorite Fragment Time Capsule Pendant Necklace

Reviewed by sarruffat
5 out of 5 stars
Sep 15, 2017
Such a beautiful piece. Love the detail and love put into this work of art. Gorgeous. Thank you!
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If your purchase isn't quite what you expected, simply let us know in a timely fashion (within 30 days of receiving your item(s)) and we'd be happy to exchange it with another sciencey product of the same value or, depending on the situation, refund your order.

In the rare instance in which one of you lovelies is unhappy with what you ordered, we like to hear from our customers, prior to leaving feedback if possible, so that we can remedy any issues (whether it be sending a replacement, issuing a refund, or just generally resolving a misunderstanding, depending on the situation). We have had negligible unhappy situations, all of which we have remedied expediently and to our customer's satisfaction. I take it quite personally if one of our people are unhappy!
So please let me know. Merci! ^ . ^ -london

Shipping policies

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Once shipped, international orders typically arrive in 2-4 weeks. If you'd like to pay to upgrade your order to be expedited, please let us know, and we'll see what we can do!

If you have a multi-item order and think the shipping is high. No worries. Just let us know and if we can do anything to reduce your total order weight to reduce shipping costs for you, we'll refund the difference asap.

Please note that we are not responsible for any customs fees or charges. But if you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! : )

Additional policies

We are happy to accommodate custom orders for our sciencey minded friends. Simply let us know what you envision, and we'll see what we can do!

Meteorite Fragment Necklace - Time Capsule Pendant with Glass Vial - EDC Gift

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: brass, glass, cotton, paper, ink, meteorite, space
  • Made to order
  • Feedback: 1021 reviews
  • Favorited by: 151 people
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