Gold Accent Blue Topaz Dangle Earrings from Bali, "Ketupat Blessing"
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Sterling silver is crafted into beautiful woven openwork patterns in this pair of dangle earrings from India. Kadek Wijanegara presents this Balinese accessory, accentuated with petite blue topaz gemstones and 18k gold accents. He names the earrings ketupat, after square baskets used to package rice dumplings.
- 7 grams
- 0.25 oz
- 3 cm H x 1.9 cm W x 0.7 cm D
- 1.2" H x 0.7" W x 0.3" D
Kadek Wijanegara has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2800 and the most recent for $3000. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of raw materials such as sterling silver and gemstones to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.