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Bone and leather pendant necklace, 'Serene Crescent Moon' - Hand Carved Balinese Moon Necklace in Leather and Bone icon bankCurate

Product ID: 263801

Hand Carved Balinese Moon Necklace in Leather and Bone, "Serene Crescent Moon"

The crescent moon smiles mysteriously as it drifts in the unseen heavens.... more

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Details

The crescent moon smiles mysteriously as it drifts in the unseen heavens. Realistically carved by hand, the bone pendant graces a necklace by Made Wardika. He colors the carving by bathing it in tea and displays it on a cord of dark brown leather.

  • 7 grams
  • 0.25 oz
  • Cord length: 34 cm min L - x 70 cm max L
  • Cord length: 13.5" min L - x 27.5" max L
  • Cord width: 2 mm
  • Cord width: 2 mm
  • Pendant: 5.7 cm L x 2.1 cm W x 0.4 cm D
  • Pendant: 2.2" L x 0.8" W x 0.2" D

  • Cow bone, leather cord, stainless steel bale
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Length is adjustable
  • Sliding knot
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Java
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Wardika comes from a village that specializes in bone carving, a traditional Balinese art that has been passed from generation to generation. When he was eighteen, he began to work as a bone carver and determined that he would become a master carver. Every day, he carefully studied and copied the techniques of the best carvers until he became their equal. Today, he earns a living and proudly supports his family with the sales of his unique carvings. He is able to give work to others in his community and hopes to teach this art to the next generation.

Wardika was a street vendor with an unpredictable income until he joined Novica and shoppers discovered his unique work. Now his Novica sales provide a stable income and he is able to employ artisan assistants to help produce his jewelry.

Made Wardika has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $4000.

Wardika and his family and his four assistants and their families are dependent upon the steady income that Novica provides.

Made provides for his three children and is deeply attentive to teaching them respect for the elders and the natural world.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

Made Wardika provides for the education of his children.

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11/15/2016

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"Happy moon"

Happy beneath the moon.

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"Awesome necklace!"

Love this necklace! Very high quality and also love the adjustable leather cord.

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08/16/2017

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"My Moon friend."

This is a beautiful piece. The moon is very well made. The necklace is adjustable and is nice and long. It’s really a quality piece and it’s peaceful! I would recommend it to anyone that is considering buying it. You won’t be disappointed. It’s fine quality.

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"Lovely"

The detail and hard work that was put into this wonderful piece of art is very obvious. I wear it everyday, even in the shower and it still looks in perfect condition. Thank you so much for this wonderful and beautiful piece of jewelry!

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"Mine!"

I got this one for me! I usually use Novica as my special gift giving central because everything is so wonderful, but, I adore the moon so this one became mine. It's gorgeous! Delicatey carved, light weight.I get so many compliments when I wear it.

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2 Testimonials for Made Wardika

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Fred

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Executed in bone this pendent is one of the nicest I have seen. Not just on NOVICA but in my travels around Asia.
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Paulette

Love his work and fine details!
 
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