Hand Crafted Fine Silver Filigree Carnelian Earrings, "Bougainvillea"
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Fashioned of silver filigree, bougainvillea blossoms enclose natural carnelian. Alfredo Inga creates earrings of extraordinary detail. He fills the petals with strands of pure silver and gives the design a dark finish.
1.000 and .925 silver
Alfredo Inga has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1200 and the most recent for $2050. Proceeds were used to purchase silver and gemstones for increased production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.