Handmade Lapis Lazuli & Silver Beaded Necklace

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This handmade necklace is composed of night-blue color lapis lazuli beads, mixed with faceted donut-shape silver grains that are slightly bigger than lapis beads. The string closes with a simple silver hook.

The lapis and silver beads contrast beautifully and has long been a favorite combination of materials in jewelry making. Lapis lazuli stone has been valued in many ancient cultures and is a universal symbol of wisdom, friendship and truth.

It is a very simple yet elegant necklace, easily worn for any occasion.

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This handmade necklace is composed of night-blue color lapis lazuli beads, mixed with faceted donut-shape silver grains that are slightly bigger than lapis beads. The string closes with a simple silver hook.

The lapis and silver beads contrast beautifully and has long been a favorite combination of materials in jewelry making. Lapis lazuli stone has been valued in many ancient cultures and is a universal symbol of wisdom, friendship and truth.

It is a very simple yet elegant necklace, easily worn for any occasion.

All silver parts are handcrafted in 95-98% 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. Every piece is handmade and individual.

The product comes with traditional Thai packaging.

Length: 41 cm

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Excellent quality, and prompt delivery.I would certainly purchase from this artisan again.

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I am wearing my bracelet as I write. I love it. It is very unique and I will wear it and enjoy it for a long time.

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Beautiful ring!

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Christiane S.

given as a gift

I gave my daughter this necklace as a gift and she likes it a lot although the photograph seemed to suggest that the elements of it were larger than they are in real life. It is pretty and nicely made but more fine than I had expected.

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I am so pleased with my silver hammered bracelet: it is such a fine example of top craftmanship. It is the most personalized and authentic bracelet that I have and I treasure it very much. Thanks to the artist for his creative and technical know how.

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I was completely delighted with this item which exceeded all my expectations. The size and quality was simply superb. Congratulations and sincere thanks to everyone responsible for providing me with the perfect gift.

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Handmade Lapis Lazuli & Silver Beaded Necklace

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