Hand Made Jade and Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace , "Maya Memory"
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Shaped of jade, prized by the Maya, this sleek pendant evokes the goal hoops in the pre-Hispanic ball game. Pablo Castellanos sets the gem in sterling silver strands to wear on a dark brown leather cord.
.925 Sterling silver
- 19 grams
- 0.67 oz
- Cord width: 45.7 cm L x 0.25 cm W
- Cord width: 18" L x 0.1" W
- Pendant: 4.2 cm L x 3.8 cm W x 0.6 cm D
- Pendant: 1.6" L x 1.5" W x 0.2" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Pablo Castellanos has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1500 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of natural jade and fine silver for his jewelry.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.