Handmade Rice Husk Silver Earrings

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This earrings is handcrafted in 95-98% silver by the Karen hill-tribe silversmiths. The shape is inspired by an empty rice husk, that cover the grains of rice, the Asian daily bread, artisan choice. The surface on both sides is etched to create a natural dry husk shell effect and is also embossed to create the grain veins on the upper side of the earrings. The long hook is welded on the inner side. These nature-inspired earrings are very lightweight, comfortable to wear and suitable for any occasion. In case we don't have it in stock, we ... Read more
This earrings is handcrafted in 95-98% silver by the Karen hill-tribe silversmiths. The shape is inspired by an empty rice husk, that cover the grains of rice, the Asian daily bread, artisan choice. The surface on both sides is etched to create a natural dry husk shell effect and is also embossed to create the grain veins on the upper side of the earrings. The long hook is welded on the inner side. These nature-inspired earrings are very lightweight, comfortable to wear and suitable for any occasion. In case we don't have it in stock, we can produce it in about 2 weeks. The Karen is 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. With a higher silver content than sterling silver, Karen silver has a weight, bright satin color and feel, all of its own. Every piece is handmade and individual. By purchasing this product, you contribute directly to maintain and support local arts and crafts in Thailand. Length 70 mm (including the stem) Weight: 3,32 g

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Handmade Rice Husk Silver Earrings

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