Quartz and Rainbow Moonstone Dangle Earrings from Bali, "Byzantine Shield"
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Working in his characteristic style, Zayd Makarim works with local Balinese artisans to design this pair of dangle earrings, crafted of sterling silver to feature discs resembling shields decorated with "Buddha's curl" motifs. Each earring features a rainbow moonstone in the center with a drop of crystalline quartz hanging below.
- 8 grams
- 0.28 oz
- 5.5 cm H x 1.7 cm W x 1 cm D
- 2.2" H x 0.7" W x 0.4" D
Zayd Makarim has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2850 and the most recent for $7500. Proceeds were used to buy natural gemstones and silver to use to make jewelery.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.