This stunning tribal neckpiece has a sophisticated color palette of red, black and white. It is both striking and unique. Two hand-carved wooden buttons are covered in hand-crocheted red cotton, and connected with a stellar combination of faceted ceramic black lunar beads and textured red velvet beads. The body of the necklace with buttons and tassel measure 20″ in length, and the fully adjustable cord measures 12″-24″. OOAK, handmade, original design, masterfully created. A statement piece! $148
Gau are amulet boxes made of precious metals, turquoise, coral, or other jewels. Traditionally, Tibetans wear them around their neck, and inside the wearer places amulets that can help heal or prevent disease and serve as a protection talisman. Included are papers ‘prescribed’, made and blessed by a Lama to address specific life issues, such as health, happiness, prosperity, protection and attraction; also mantras, pictures, small Buddha statues and Tibetan medicine pills can be put in these special lockets.
This multi-cultural necklace has a center focal quatrefoil gau amulet box of intricately coiled and shaped wire and cabochon set turquoise and coral. Gold plated, gem encrusted and hung with an eclectic mix of fine beads: faceted natural turquoise teardrops, coral snake glass, red pearls, Ghana gilded textured tubes, Tibetan gemstone studded brass balls. This old gau is approximated to be 30 years old and is in very good condition. 3” wide and it opens to hold a prayer.
A juxtaposition of modern and vintage, old and new: a beautiful carved Quan Yin pendant set in brass, with sparkling mid-century modern lucite beads, golden pearls and ribbed resin rounds. Finished with brass spacers and a brass hook clasp, the necklace measures 26″ in length.
Beautiful blue lapis lazuli has been revered throughout the centuries and was appropriatley named by the ancients as “heaven stone” or “sky stone”. Lapis Lazuli’s powerfully intense blue color is said to open minds and give enlightenment. It is used to encourage self – awareness, self – confidence, self – knowledge, peace and harmony. Additionally, it is said to place the wearer in a good mood throughout the day. A true feel and look good necklace!
The regal, earthly mix of 24 kt gold plated vintage Arabic replica coins have a coral stone at the crown which separates each 24 kt gold plated lotus leaf dripping with 6-sided faceted pendulums of pure lapis lazuli power gems. All strung on a beautiful strand of dirty pearls, adding to the regal and royal feel of this necklace. This piece is 19.5″ long, with six 1.5″ lapis dangles and five 1.5″ gold coins.
Ganesha is the elephant-headed Hindu god of beginnings, and the remover of obstacles. He brings good luck and good fortune. In this stunning collar necklace, 5 hand-painted oval portraits of him are embellished with twisted bezel set crystals and pearls, all in a jointed curved 925 silver panel. 16.5″ long includes the chain extender. A true choker length. This is an example of fine Indian silversmithing, packed with old-world charm and vintage reverie!
4 strands of elegant faceted ivory 4mm pearls hold a hand-painted image of the deity Hanuman dancing on a light blue and gold background. These portraits are often painted with a single camel’s hair brush. Hanuman represents speed, strength, courage, wisdom, loyalty and devotion. This subtle sparkling necklace has 925 silver elements, and is just under 20″ long with a 2″ diameter pendant.
Knotty but nice strands of luxurious, treasures from the sea. Pearls measure ~3/8″ diameter; available in 3 strand graduated necklace (26″-28″-30″) or single strands of 26″and 34″ lengths. Price range $128-$250.
Gold plated antiqued bronze crosses, hung with knotted dirty pearls and a chunk of coral. This rustic chic necklace is adjustable. Each one handmade and OOAK. 34″long, or as short as you knot it. Price $220
This oversized pendant made from resin and turquoise, is a big head turning WOW! Get your grin on with this toothy reminder to celebrate those who have passed before us. Huge 5″ pendant hung from an adjustable 26″ black chain, weights 4.2 ounces. $250
Resin Gem studded skull and bead neckpiece. Colorful crystal embedded in a whimsical skull with chunky matching gem studded beads. Perfect for those whose spirits are colorful reminders of those who’ve passed. $285