Light Horn Gem Necklace

$ 84.00

Handmade in Vietnam by a small group of 4 artisans at a family workshop that has turned into a thriving business giving them the opportunity to pay for their children’s education and support their families.
Handmade using recycled bullhorn that has been discarded by local stockyards. With every item purchased with us, a tree is planted in partnership with the National Forest Foundation.
Historians have found the first signs of jewelry ever being worn in Africa, almost 75,000 years ago. When it comes to creating jewelry, Africans will use everything they have access to. For this reason, African jewelry can be made out of a wide variety of materials, from bone and shells to animal teeth and hair. Throughout history, jewelry-making has been the preserve of women, with mothers teaching their daughters how to create pieces.

Details + Dimensions

16" - 18" drop

upcycled horn
brass beads
brass chain

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At AMERICAN NOMAD we pledge that each item we curate will always:

  protect our planet
  be a patron for people and
  preserve art forms and cultures

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