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Jade pendant necklace, 'Sacred Maya Treasure' - Guatemalan Jade Pendant on 925 Silver and Cotton Cord

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Guatemalan Jade Pendant on 925 Silver and Cotton Cord, "Sacred Maya Treasure"

A smooth green oval of jade exalts the natural beauty of this sacred gem to the... more

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A smooth green oval of jade exalts the natural beauty of this sacred gem to the ancient Mayas. Set in sterling silver, the handcrafted necklace is by Guatemala's Ruben and Gilda Perez.

.925 Sterling silver

  • 11 grams
  • 0.39 oz
  • Cord: 45.72 cm L
  • Cord: 18" L
  • 2 mm W
  • 2 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 3.9 cm L x 2.2 cm W
  • Pendant(s): 1.5" L x 0.9" W

  • Jade and sterling silver on cotton cord
  • High polish finish
  • Cord chain
  • S-hook or hook clasp
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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Scott

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04/08/2021

"Very nice quality pendant"

Bought as a gift. The quality was very good. Would definitely buy them again.

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Sacred Maya Treasure, Guatemalan Jade Pendant on 925 Silver and Cotton Cord

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Wife
  • Occasion: anniversary

Ed

From New York

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09/19/2022

"Nice bracelet"

Simple, yet classy and beautiful.

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Charles

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08/25/2022

"I love the color"

The light jade color is really pretty.

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Steven

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08/15/2022

"Love This Bracelet"

Very happy with this bracelet and it has become one of my favorites. Goes on easy, well made with a very simple, lightweight design and love the jade cross. Looks great on my wrist.

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Kathleen

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07/27/2022

"Great with different shades of grey-green-blue"

Beautiful earrings. Very well made.

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Alison

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06/27/2022

"So sweet and classic!"

This is just beautiful, my niece will love it! Adjusts perfectly to fit her now and as she grows. Packaged with care and shipped in good time. Thank you.

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Working with Disabilities

Working with Disabilities

One of Ruben and Gilda's assistants was in a motorcycle accident several years ago. He injured his foot, which left him without a job. Ruben and Gilda have hired this man with pride as he is a hard worker and a great asset to their team.

Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

Ruben and Gilda's parents taught them the value of hard work and that art is an expression of culture. Many of their designs include jade, which was highly valued by ancient civilizations in the area and used as ornaments, tools, and burial artifacts. Their artwork is often a reflection of Guatemalan culture and they used techniques passed down over generations.

Moving On Up

Moving On Up

Thanks to their hard work and partnership with NOVICA, Ruben and Gilda have been able to build their own house and support their children's education. They hope to continue to grow their sales through NOVICA so they do not have to seek out other, more complicated markets.

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Ruben and Gilda Perez has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of silver to craft jewelry for the holiday season.

Confronting Adversity

Confronting Adversity

Their youngest son faces many health challenges but every day they work to give him a normal life without limitations. Ruben and Gilda are amazing parents who strive everyday to give their children the best life possible.

Enabling Education

Enabling Education

Ruben and Gilda are both very supportive of their children and will continue to support their education with the goal of them both being successful professionals.

Caring for Children

Caring for Children

Ruben and Gilda have two children they support — Brandon Jose and Ruben Alejandro — who are both under the age of 18 and attending school.

Job Creator

Job Creator

They have assistants who help them with their jewelry.

 
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