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Product ID: 263821

Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace, "White Dragon Guardian"

byMade Wardika: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (544)
The recurrent theme of dragons in Balinese art underscores the legendary... more

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The recurrent theme of dragons in Balinese art underscores the legendary animal's divinity as the guardian of the gods. Therefore, in Bali, dragons are considered protective creatures. Made Wardika carves the intricate image of bone. It is worn on a necklace of dark brown leather.

  • 13 grams
  • 0.46 oz
  • Cord length: 34 cm min L - x 70 cm max L
  • Cord length: 13.5" min L - x 27.5" max L
  • Cord width: 2 mm
  • Cord width: 2 mm
  • Pendant: 7.5 cm L x 2.6 cm W x 0.6 cm D
  • Pendant: 3" L x 1" W x 0.2" D

  • Cow bone, leather cord, stainless steel bale
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Length is adjustable
  • Sliding knot
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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544

From Fullerton CA

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06/21/2016

"White Dragon Guardian Necklace"

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I find it very interesting in the ability to create such beautiful carved detail using bone. This artisan does many artistic pieces using this method which I absolutely love. Not something you see regularly. I've purchased a few of his pieces and love them all.

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

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06/17/2016

"gorgeous pendant!"

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I bought this for my daughter who loves dragons. She loves it! It's so beautiful and intricate. It's such a beautiful and unique necklace.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: birthday

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

From New Jersey

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06/16/2016

"Beautiful pendant!"

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I love the details on this dragon pendant. I gave it to my brother who is born in the year of the dragon and he loves it! Thank you to Made Wardika for creating such a wonderful pendant.

Best Uses

  • Best for wearing against a dark shirt for beautiful contrast

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Brother
  • Occasion: birthday

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

Verified Reviewer

02/15/2017

"Love it"

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This dragon was purchased as a gift for my daughter. It is beautifully carved and bigger than I expected. I love it and so does she.

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detailed carving

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: Valentine's Day

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

From Pittsburgh/Pennsylvania/USA

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11/02/2016

"SPECTACULAR"

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This carved bone dragon pendant is a work of art. The artistry and intricacy defy imagination. It's a large piece and never fails to gather compliments, yet it's lightweight and very easy to wear. It's so versatile, I have mixed it with casual clothes and then changed to a silver chain for dressier occasions as well. I wish to thank Made Warlike for all the talent and care he poured into the creation of this very special dragon.

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Dragon bone carved statement unique

Best Uses

  • Versatile, works with many styles

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

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08/07/2016

"LOVE my dragon pendant!!"

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This is a gorgeous dragon pendant, and is actually a little larger than I thought it would be. This wasn't an issue for me because I still love it and have just worn it for the first time...truly stunning!

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White Dragon Guardian, Hand Carved White Dragon Pendant & Leather Cord Necklace

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05/27/2020

"Love them!"

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Beautiful, highly-detailed handcrafted earrings! I havent seen anything like them before. I love the mysterious combination of Dark Bone, Garnet and silver. Id say they are a good medium-size earring, yet are still very light-weight. Get them if youve been pondering them.

Tags By Melinda

Bali Romantic Gothic Boho Bone Silver

Best Uses

  • Any

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05/25/2020

"Lightweight and lovely."

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I have had many compliments on this pair. They are both stylish and edgy and make a great addition to any collection.

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05/24/2020

"Beautiful"

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These are beautiful and good quality earrings.

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05/23/2020

"Unique"

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l have a large collection of earring from Novica, but these are probably my most unique and special pair. The earrings are sturdy, and the size is incredible- not too large, nor too small. The detail in this pair is remarkable. Much gratitude

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05/22/2020

"Great combination of colours"

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Love the black horn with the red garnet.

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05/22/2020

"Unique and intricate"

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I wore these the other day and they really stand out. Theyre a bit heavier than expected but not uncomfortable.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Wardika comes from a village that specializes in bone carving, a traditional Balinese art that has been passed from generation to generation. When he was eighteen, he began to work as a bone carver and determined that he would become a master carver. Every day, he carefully studied and copied the techniques of the best carvers until he became their equal. Today, he earns a living and proudly supports his family with the sales of his unique carvings. He is able to give work to others in his community and hopes to teach this art to the next generation.

Wardika was a street vendor with an unpredictable income until he joined Novica and shoppers discovered his unique work. Now his Novica sales provide a stable income and he is able to employ artisan assistants to help produce his jewelry.

Made Wardika has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $4000.

Wardika and his family and his four assistants and their families are dependent upon the steady income that Novica provides.

Made provides for his three children and is deeply attentive to teaching them respect for the elders and the natural world.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

Made Wardika provides for the education of his children.

 
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