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Amethyst and Cultured Pearl Sterling Silver Beetle Ring, "Makech"

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Spreading sterling silver wings, the Yucatecan makech beetle is adorned with... more

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Spreading sterling silver wings, the Yucatecan makech beetle is adorned with precious stones. Francisco Sanchez transforms the creature into stunning earrings. Radiant amethysts and luminous cultured pearls complete his handcrafted design. For the ancient Maya, the makech was a symbol of life and power.

  • 6 grams
  • 0.21 oz
  • Ring front: 2 cm L x 2 cm W x 0.9 cm H
  • Ring front: 0.8" L x 0.8" W x 0.4" H
  • Band width: 3 mm W
  • Band width: 3 mm W

  • 925 sterling silver, amethyst, cultured mabe pearl
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Oxidized finish
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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Total reviews

147

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09/17/2020

"Beautiful beetle rong"

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The ring is beautiful and well made. The only reason for 4 stars is because it has some sharp points on the ends of the legs and wings which makes wearing difficult. I might turn it into a pendant so I can wear it.

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Makech, Amethyst and Cultured Pearl Sterling Silver Beetle Ring

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01/20/2020

"amthyst beetle is so adorable"

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I cant wait to get the earrings. This is extremely well made and just a great conversation piece. So glad I ordered it.

Best Uses

  • I wear it whenever *I wear purple!

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Makech, Amethyst and Cultured Pearl Sterling Silver Beetle Ring

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Verified Reviewer

05/05/2021

"AMAZING ENERGY"

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THE ENERGY OF THIS PIECE IS ABSOLUTELY POWERFUL AND HAS BEEN WITH ME FROM DAY ONE OF MY SPIRITUAL JOURNEY. A SPECIAL LOVE FOR THIS ONE!!

Best Uses

  • meditation

Purchased Item:

Belief, Mexico Amethyst and Lapis Lazuli Silver Cross Necklace

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03/31/2021

"Statement piece"

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These earrings are adorable and very nice

Best Uses

  • Daily or occasional as sturdy

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Verified Reviewer

03/10/2021

"Prickly ring"

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Love this ring!! Gifted to myself, had eyeballed the earrings but after seeing there was a ring chose that. Thrilled!

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Verified Reviewer

02/18/2021

"Beautiful Design"

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I love this necklace and wear it very often. Good workmanship. Thanks so much!

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Silver Necklace Pearls Lovely

Best Uses

  • I wear this everyday

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Flowers of My Country, Cultured Pearl Floral Pendant Necklace from Mexico

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Francisco Sanchez has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $3500 and the most recent for $3400. Proceeds were used to purchase silver and natural gemstones for his jewelry.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

 
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