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Elephant Wood Pendant Necklace Hand Carved in India, "Forest Elephant"

Coming from a family of carvers, Chander Kant learned the art form at an early... more

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Coming from a family of carvers, Chander Kant learned the art form at an early age. He carves this long pendant necklace from native kadam wood, carefully detailing the elephant and its jungle surroundings. The pendant centers a long beaded wood strand that slips over the head.

  • 10 grams
  • 0.35 oz
  • Length: 67.5 cm L
  • Length: 26.5" L
  • Width: 0.3 cm W
  • Width: 0.1" W
  • Pendant: 5 cm L x 4.1 cm W x 1 cm D
  • Pendant: 2" L x 1.6" W x 0.4" D

  • Kadam wood
  • Avoid contact with water
  • Wood grain and color can vary slightly
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
  • Made in India.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in India
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Chander's family members have been carvers for generations. He grew up watching his father, uncle and other relatives carve but it is his grandfather who taught him. His family has a small workshop that produces wood jewelry and other carvings using chisels and traditional hand tools. Chander regularly conducts workshops and other educational training sessions for thousands of artisans from all over India. He is dedicated to preserving wood carving and other traditional Indian arts. He is a prominently recognized artisan and has received numerous awards.

Chander provides for his two children and is determined to give them every opportunity to succeed in life.

Chander Kant has received a $1200 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

Chander provides for the education of his two children.

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10/10/2018

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"Very detailed"

Very high quality carving. Love the animal as well as the foliage. Will enjoy wearing. I'm sure it will get lots of comments

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14 Testimonials for Chander Kant

emmalkerry

Boston, Massachusetts

The necklace I bought from this artist is such a pleasure to wear; so detailed and created with such talent. The wood is smooth and warm; it is a most elegant decoration.

Peter

Houston / Texas / USA

My daughter is proudly wearing her ""Mughal 'Enchantress"" necklace and a set of bracelets that I gave her for Christmas. Another beautiful work of art from a very talented artisan. Keep up the fine work, I'm sure I will be purchasing more in the future.

Toni

Houston, Texas, US

Greetings! I must express how delighted and some what at awe I am with both my ""Mughal 'Enchantress"", and ""Elephant Realm"" necklaces! Love, love, love them! The work appears meticulous yet some how effortless. I experience joy when I wear my pieces! Thank you for your sharing your gift. I will be purchasing more in the future.
 
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