This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
'Sugar cane is important in Guatemala, so we celebrate it by handcrafting a necklace in its honor,' the Jimenez Family says. The sterling silver necklace features half cylinders of green Guatemalan jade, regarded by the Maya as the stone of love.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Style: Necklace
- Gemstone colors: Green
- Seven bezel-set oval-cut jades each measure 9 mm wide x 13 mm long
- Metal: Sterling silver
- Finish: High polish
- Clasp: Toggle
- Necklace dimensions: 10 mm wide x 18 inches long x 5 mm deep
After working for silversmiths for six years, Guatemala's Jimenez Family decided to open their own workshop. They are all involved in their family business. 'We've developed a good working relationship. Everyone specializes in a different aspect and we complement each others' work.'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.ImportedAll weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information. Treatment code TB (jade). See Gemstone Treatments for further information.
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