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Teodoro Melendez and Family

Sterling silver and gemstone jewelry in The Andes

"One of my most cherished moment was when I had a small workshop and my children, Carlos and Alicia, where with me while I was cutting gems by hand."

"I was born in 1924 in Trujillo, known as the 'city of eternal spring.' None of my parents were artisans, in fact dad was an archaeologist and mom a homemaker. However my artistic formation came... read more

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From Raleigh, NC

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"Love these beautiful earrings!"

I bought these to go with two new tops, and they were perfect for them. I love how lightweight and delicate these earrings are and the fact that theyre not too long. They are quite lovely!

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From Georgia, USA

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"Love these earrings!"

These earrings are gorgeous.

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Turkey Plumage, Sterling Silver Turkey Dangle Earrings from Peru

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"not as shown"

The picture shows a nicely tumbled rock bracelet. The one I received was just pointy chips, like one might find in any craft store. Very disappointed, will likely never wear it. A low price so not bothering to return.

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From Georgia

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"My granddaughter loved it."

Bought it for my granddaughter for Christmas. She wears these earrings all the time. They complement the bracelet I got her for her birthday.i

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  • This was a gift for: Granddaughter
  • Occasion: Christmas


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"A favorite"

I love to wear these earrings. The are casual but eye catching and very comfortable

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From Virginia

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"Definite keeper!"

Perfect length. Lovely!

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