This gorgeous spiral Hill Tribe Pendant is a lovely example of the Thai Karen's work. Hand hammered in the mountains of Chiang Mai this pendant features 10 connecting spirals that create a perfect circle of harmony.
Karen hill tribe silver has a high silver content of 98.5%. This is a soft metal to work with and the artists are able to tool and hand hammer fine details. These silversmith techniques have been passed down through families and generations. Many of the designs are inspired by the Karen's love and respect for their natural environment. Sunshine, leaves, flowers, spirals, elephants, raindrops, all a tribute to their life and heritage. Your purchase of their jewelry gives these families a steady income and helps to preserve the culture of these artisans and their villages in the mountains of Northern Thailand.
1 3/4 " x 2 1/2" ( 4 x 6 cm)
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