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Turquoise and silver beads dangle earrings (E0157)

$19.00

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The earrings are made of 6 barrel-shaped pieces of beautiful green turquoise and 2 cylidrical handmade silver pieces, stacked on a long silver stick and attached to a sterling silver hook.
Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth and nobility in many ancient cultures.

They can be combined with a matching turquoise and silver beads necklace and bracelet.

All silver parts are hand crafted in 98% Silver by Thai Karen hill-tribe artisans.
The Karen are a group of ethnic peoples who reside primarily in southern and southeastern Burma and in northern and north-eastern Thailand. Thai and Burmese hill tribes can be traced back to the 12th century when they are said to have originated from Tibet.

The product comes with traditional Thai packaging and includes tracking number for safer shipping.
By purchasing this product, you contribute directly to maintain and support local arts and crafts in Thailand.

Size: Length 55 mm

Our artisans process and ship orders from their country of origin (mostly India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and Mexico). Orders shipping to the U.S., UK, EU are typically processed within within 1-5 days from order placement + 24 business days for shipping.

These times can differ based on order origin, destination and shipping provider.

✩ COVID UPDATE

Please note due to shipping provider backlogs, worldwide delays still apply. More info here.

If something should go wrong, we offer 60 days buyer protection.

 

Impact

Selling through Discovered creates more income for artisans. They can set the price they want to receive for the products themselves. By cutting out all middlemen, artisans receive at least 20% more for their products. This is what we call fairer trade.

Work

Discovered is dedicated to creating positive impact. Not all artisans work alone. Sometimes they work in groups or collectives, are helped by not for profit organizations or work for social businesses. We select our partners to ensure more artisans have work make at least 10% above average wage.

Cultural heritage

We are committed to crafts. We encourage artisans to make products using traditional crafts and techniques. Making products mainly by hand or with easy accessible tools or common available machines. We believe this is important to keep alive.

Sustainable production

We love handmade. We also feel strongly about preserving the world we live in. That’s why we work with our partners & artisans to stimulate using local materials and natural resources, and paying special attention to packaging & shipping.