Handcrafted in high-quality alpaca silver, these beautiful pink shell earrings are skillfully designed by women artisans in Mexico.
- Measures: Approximately 1.25-inch by .25-inches.
- Sterling silver, hypoallergenic hooks.
- Iridescent shimmer from natural shell. Color may vary from light to darker pink due to the nature of the natural seashell.
- The handcrafted nature of this product will produce minor differences in design, sizing and weight. Variations will occur from piece to piece, measurements may vary slightly.
- Fair Trade.
The Story Behind the Art:
Renowned for its rich history and Old World beauty, Taxco, Mexico is known for it's masterful silver artistry, using high-quality sterling silver or alpaca silver.
The Artisana Collection represents work from multiple artists in this famous region of Mexico, offering a wide range of styles from traditional to more whimsical, using beautiful, natural materials such as abalone shell, mother-of-pearl, flowers, and more to create one-of-a-kind pieces.
About The Artisan
The Artisana Collection represents work from multiple artists in the famous Taxco region of Mexico, best known for its silver jewelry.
The artisans continue to produce traditional jewelry much like their ancestors. The groups who produce jewelry in this collection have formed cooperatives to pool together their talent and resources – the result has been a positive impact for the individual artisans and a bigger impact on the community.