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Jade flower dangle earrings, 'Apple Princess of the Forest' - Artisan Crafted Jade and Sterling Silver Earrings

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Artisan Crafted Jade and Sterling Silver Earrings, "Apple Princess of the Forest"

Known as Ya'ax Chich, natural jade was regarded as a sacred stone by the Maya... more

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Known as Ya'ax Chich, natural jade was regarded as a sacred stone by the Maya people. They believed that three jade stones separated the sea from the sky. Guatemala's Zandra Lorena Sajbin preserves Maya traditions with these beautiful earrings. Set in sterling silver, the apple green gems are exquisite.

  • 5 grams
  • 0.17 oz
  • 3.4 cm L x 1.3 cm W
  • 1.3" L x 0.5" W

  • 925 sterling silver, jade
  • Kidney earwire
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • High polish finish
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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ELLEN

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05/10/2022

"Sweet and lovely"

These are beautifully crafted and feature a stone in a gentle pale green. They will look great with many outfits, especially floral prints. I really appreciate the kidney hook that will keep them from falling out of my ear.

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Apple Princess of the Forest, Artisan Crafted Jade and Sterling Silver Earrings

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Colleen

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06/28/2022

"Gave as a gift and we re all delighted!"

Gorgeous statement piece. I want one as my own! Thank you for representing my heartfelt gratitude through your artistry.

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  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: thank you

Susan

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06/17/2022

"Unique and lovely"

The craftsmanship is astonishing. Its lovely.

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Jeremy

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06/15/2022

"Perfect for my wife,Perfect for my wife"

My wife loved this and wears it all the time.,My wife loved this and wears it all the time.

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Mountain Daybreak, Jade and Orange Agate Beaded Stretch Bracelet from Guatemala

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  • This was a gift for: Wife,Wife
  • Occasion: Just wanted to get her something

Jeanne

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06/15/2022

"Beautiful ring!"

Finely crafted, I love this ring! Im so glad I purchased from this talented artist.

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Ernestine

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06/03/2022

"Beautiful Work"

Love this beautifully made ring. Fit perfectly. I have gotten lots of compliments on it

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Zandra Lorena Sajbin has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1050 and the most recent for $3500. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of more silver, jade and tools so she can develop her new designs.

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