This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Modern earrings reveal their heritage in a traditional Indian design. Handcrafted of sterling silver and blue chalcedony, the earrings come from India's Shanker.
- Style: Dangle
- Gemstone color: Blue
- Gemstone shape: Oval
- Two inlaid oval-cut chalcedonies each measure 7 mm wide x 9 mm long
- Metal: Sterling silver
- Finish: Oxidized
- Clasp: Hook
- Dimensions: 10 mm wide x 30 mm long x 5 mm deep
Story Behind the Art:
India's Shanker comes from a farming background and, as a family tradition, was obliged to work along with his parents. 'Inspired by an uncle, I quit farming and started designing and crafting jewelry with the support of my family.'
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. Treatment code E (chalcedony). See for further information.
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