NOVICA Handmade Sterling Silver 'Mystic Bells' Pearl Earrings (10.5 mm) (Indonesia)
This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.Kenari finds inspiration in Buddhism for the design of these earrings. Crafted by hand with pearls and sterling silver, the earrings resemble the bells that monks ring inviting the spirits to hear their prayers.
- Weight: 6 grams
- Dimensions: 0.39" wide x 1.41" long
- Style: Dangle
- Pearl type: Freshwater
- Grade: A
- Color: White
- Pearl size: 10-10.5 mm
- Shape: Button
- Number: Two
- Metal: Sterling silver
- Finish: Combined
- Clasp: Hooks
- Made in Indonesia
Story Behind the Art:
Balinese women who marry live with the husband's family and so did she. Even after moving away from the silverwork environment, Kenari was still obsessed with crafting jewelry. Kenari was born in 1979 in Celuk, a village famous for its gold and silversmiths. All of her family members work in silver. From the time she was very young, Kenari started learning the process of crafting silver jewelry such as rings, necklaces, bracelets and much more. Her days were filled by assisting her uncle in his silver workshop.
In 2003, Kenari married an artist from Gianyar. Balinese women who marry live with the husband's family and so did she. Even after moving away from the silverwork environment, Kenari was still obsessed with crafting jewelry. Fortunately, her husband gives her great support. While working in an art shop, Kenari is active in designing silver jewelry. She is constantly busy developing new designs.
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Disclaimers & Disclosures:
All measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed dimensions.
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