Ancient Slavonic jewelry inspired silver Earrings

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Stories of Silver and Silk

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Stories was created to unveil traditions, knowledge, heritage and creativity. We offer our customers unique and innovative handmade creations made from local materials and crafted by local artisans. We are committed to support and preserve local arts and re-contextualize the traditions into creative design. All our products come with handmade traditional Thai packaging, developed by our artisans. By purchasing our products, you contribute directly to maintain and support local arts and crafts in Thailand. Thank you for your support!

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Ancient Slavonic jewelry inspired silver Earrings

These earrings are a replica of of ancient jewelry from 7 ct AD excavated at Slavonic cemetery in North-Western Slovenia (the original is kept at the Regional Museum Kranj, Slovenia). They are slightly redesigned and adapted for modern day wear, but keep the spirit of the original piece. They are handcrafted with traditional tools and techniques by Thai artisans in 95-98% si... Read more

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These earrings are a replica of of ancient jewelry from 7 ct AD excavated at Slavonic cemetery in North-Western Slovenia (the original is kept at the Regional Museum Kranj, Slovenia). They are slightly redesigned and adapted for modern day wear, but keep the spirit of the original piece. They are handcrafted with traditional tools and techniques by Thai artisans in 95-98% silver and are a fruit of collaboration between Stories and the Regional Museum of Kranj, Slovenia and can be found also in their museum shop. Our products 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. 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. We can produce it in about 2-3 weeks after ordering, in case it's currently out of stock. Size: Length 65 mm x Width 35 mm across the round hook Weight: 12,94 g