It takes Deep Thought 7½ million years to compute and check The Answer, which turns out to be 42. Unfortunately, The Ultimate Question itself had long been forgotten.
The Answer is stamped onto 1/2 inch discs of sterling silver. The Answer is oxidized, and the sterling silver ear wires are oxidized to match. The discs are then sanded and buffed for a brushed texture.
Each pair is hand cut, stamped and sanded; so allow for slight variances.