This handmade piece of jewelry was made by artisans in India who receive a fair wage for their labor. With stylish shells and plastic beads, this polished necklace is crafted of electroplated silver.
Story Behind the Art:
- Materials: Shell and plastic beads
- Metal: Electroplated silver
- Metal finish: Polished
- Clasp type: Lobster claw
- Dimensions: 17.5-19.5 inches long
- Color: Silver
Tara Projects is a fair trade organization based in New Delhi India. They seek to help craftspeople gain education, rights and human dignity in order to combat poverty. Tara provides women and men with economic security through regular work at living wages, ongoing training, education and marketing services. Founded in the early 1970s with the goal of providing work to economically disadvantaged artisans in Delhi, Tara has helped to pioneer fair trade in India. Since its inception, Tara Projects has been committed to fighting exploitation, poverty and illiteracy of artisans who are subjected to the social injustices of unfair trade practices.What is Worldstock?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.
ImportedShips Carbon Neutral* All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information. Treatment code N. See Gemstone Treatments for further information.