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Clay and Glass Multicolor Beaded Long Necklace (India)
Handcrafted by artisans in India, this necklace offers a multitude of bright colors. The long necklace is a made with dyed clay and glass beads and shows an endless design with no clasp.
ITEM#: 13728620Handcrafted by artisans in India, this necklace offers a multitude of bright colors. The long necklace is a made with dyed clay and glass beads and shows an endless design with no clasp.This gorgeous and colorful long necklace is 56 inches in length. Slight differences in color, variation and design exist between every necklace, because the piece is entirely handmade by North Indian artisans.
- Colors: Multicolor
- Materials: Clay and glass beads
- Dimensions: 56 inches long
Story Behind the Art:
This costume jewelry is handmade by a group of artisans in northern India. The process starts with assembly of beads. These beads themselves are handmade by various artisans in their cottages. These beads are then weaved. Artisans sit around in circle and start carefully weaving the beads as per the master sample approved by buyers. Every single piece that sells, results in creation of employment for a couple of artisans in one of the most remote and under-privileged villages in India. This money then goes into upkeep of his family and education of his kids.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information.
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|Length||Over 36 Inch|
|Materials||Dyed Clay Beads and Glass Beads|
|Model Number||MNK - 10|
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Well made, sturdy, but most of all brightly colored, this necklace brings a kind of colorful joy to an outfit and can be configured in a variety of ways.Read More
Very nice. I gave 4 stars because it arrived with a chipped bead.Read More
Nice necklace but not quite as vibrant in color as shown online.Read More
I ordered this necklace for a girlfriend for Christmas. It is beautiful!! It looks expensive and has great color and length.Read More
Beautiful piece of jewelry. Long enough to even wear doubled.Read More
Nice necklace very casual - stones are not shiny...more like rocks...dull finish but very pretty. Lots of colors get to wear it with many things. There are small beads between the stones...wish it were chain...but still a nice necklace.Read More
Delightful piece of jewelry that goes with so many things. I find this much nicer than much of the costume jewelry available - very pleased.Read More
I liked these so much I ordered another pair and wear them together sometimesRead More
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Thought my friend would like it and it had all good reviews.
Are there any matching earrings available?
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