Citrine and Composite Turquoise Earrings from India, "Ocean in Sunlight"
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India's Neeru Goel presents a pair of earrings that evokes the spirit of the sea, captured in gemstones. A marquise composite turquoise stone is bordered by sunny citrines, and a sterling silver lace setting creates intriguing detail. Each earring is suspended from a sterling hook.
Neeru is a self-taught jewelry artisan. Her designs are inspired by the rich heritage of traditional Indian jewelry. In her workshop, she and her assistants handcraft the jewelry molds and handset the gemstones. Neeru eagerly passes her knowledge to any of the artisans in her workshop who wish to master this ancient art.
At any given time Neeru, gives work to other jewelry artisans. Most work full-time and the others, part-time.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.