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Green Jade Pendant Necklace with Cotton Cord, "Ancient Strength"

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In ancient Maya culture, jade was a gemstone of great value and significance.... more

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In ancient Maya culture, jade was a gemstone of great value and significance. Inspired by this history, artisan Zandra Lorena Sajbin of Guatemala designs a striking pendant necklace. An alluring oval jade pendant in dark green hangs from a braided black cotton cord.

  • 6 grams
  • 0.21 oz
  • 50.8 cm min L - x 101.6 cm max L
  • 20" min L - x 40" max L
  • 2 mm W
  • 2 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 2.5 cm L x 2 cm W x 0.5 cm D
  • Pendant(s): 1" L x 0.8" W x 0.2" D

  • Jade, cotton cord
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Length is adjustable
  • Sliding knot
  • 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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437

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01/12/2021

"Simple yet gorgeous"

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Looks perfect when dressing up or down. Love it.

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Ancient Strength, Green Jade Pendant Necklace with Cotton Cord

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05/14/2020

"Needed an extra"

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Have a gift of jade earrings from a patient that can never be replaced and I needed a necklace to go with. This is perfect

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Ancient Strength, Green Jade Pendant Necklace with Cotton Cord

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From Iowa City, IA

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05/05/2020

"Absolutely beautiful"

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This necklace is now my new favorite piece of jewelry and I dont think Ill be taking it off for quite some time. Its subtle and smaller than I thought but still perfect and beautiful. I keep staring at it in amazement.

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Ancient Strength, Green Jade Pendant Necklace with Cotton Cord

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07/30/2019

"jade pendant"

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this jade is beautiful; nice green color but is smaller than I wanted

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05/03/2021

"nice addition to my collection"

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I purchased this to go with a bracelet that includes dark green jade. It matches perfectly so Im very happy.

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Ancient Strength, Green Jade Pendant Necklace with Cotton Cord

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01/03/2021

"Lovely to wear ."

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Comfortable , light, adjustable length . Daughter loved the necklace, especially the adjustable cord .

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06/12/2021

"Mother s Day gift!"

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I bought this as a Mother s Day gift and my mom absolutely loved it!! She tells me all the time that she would get compliments on the necklace and others thought that it was so pretty. The quality of the necklace also looked amazing too so there s no complaints on that, and the shipping was very fast!! I m glad that my mom loved it and I m hoping to buy other things from this site as well!!

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Mother
  • Occasion: Mother's Day
From Blanco, TX

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06/12/2021

"My wife loved these"

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Looked around quite a bit before finding these beautiful earrings for my wife. She loved the silver against the blue-green stones. Thank you for the wonderful work!

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Green Apple, Medium Green Guatemalan Jade Sterling Silver Dangle Earrings

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Wife
  • Occasion: Mother's Day

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06/03/2021

"Love this design!"

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I was looking for unique earrings and found a pair from this artist for daughter-in-law and decided to purchase a similar pair for myself. The jade is a lovely dark green, and I enjoy the simplicity (but not too simple) of this design. Really eye catching. Fine craftsmanship!

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Circle of Peace, Dark Green Jade Circular Dangle Earrings from Mexico

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06/03/2021

"Daughter loved these"

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I was looking for a unique jewelry piece and these earrings fit the bill perfectly. Beautifully made, heavy sterling and the jade was a beautiful color. Perfect birthday gift for my daughter-in-law. I liked them so much I bought a second pair with the dark jade for myself!

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From Riverview, FL

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06/01/2021

"Lilac forest princess"

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This bracelet is gorgeous. I love the stone and the quality of the craftsmanship. Love it.

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From Riverview, FL

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06/01/2021

"Lilac dahlia ring"

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I love this ring so much. It is comfortable and very beautiful

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

From a humble artist to a respected member of her community, Zandra captures the spirit of the Women's Empowerment badge. "After my husband died in 2017, I knew I would need to provide for my three children. I've made their education my top priority and plan to send each of them to university. I have also welcomed helpers into my workshop, and support them with fair wages," she says.

Zandra started off as a humble artisan with a strong passion. Since her start with NOVICA, she has been able to grow her workshop and achieve more than she thought possible. She is able to support her children, create jobs in her community, and has become one of the most respected artisans in her city.

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.

Zandra lost her husband in 2017 and she is now the sole provider for her three children, Fabricio, Alejandro and Dulce. Through her jade jewelry art, she is able to support her children and increase their livelihood.

Zandra financially supports her three children's education and plans to send the three of them to university as well.

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

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