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Hand Made Indian Floral Wood Pendant Necklace, "Elephant Shadow"

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Chander Kant masterfully carves the pendant on this necklace from a single piece... more

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Chander Kant masterfully carves the pendant on this necklace from a single piece of kadam wood. Kant reveals the shadow of an elephant within the pendant, behind the florid openwork known in India as jali.

  • 8 grams
  • 0.28 oz
  • 64 cm L
  • 25" L
  • 3 mm W
  • 3 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 5.2 cm L x 4.3 cm W x 0.7 cm D
  • Pendant(s): 2" L x 1.7" W x 0.3" D

  • Kadam wood
  • Wood grain and color can vary slightly
  • Eco-Friendly: carved from natural and sustainable wood
  • Made in India.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Indiaicon info
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  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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129

From Lake's Edge, Wisconsin

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07/25/2016

"Handwork of a higher sort"

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What a lovely and incandescent piece this is. Simple yet involved. If you hold the pendant far away, you see the design of a plant curving up from the ground. Hold it closer, to the light, and you see the elephant behind the plant. Due to its generous size, it is a statement piece - but of quietude and natural things. The wood bead necklace is just as lovely in its simplicity. I love this piece and will wear it with honor throughout my life.

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Lee

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05/13/2017

"This is a wonderful gift for a Mother"

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I bought this for my wife for mothers day. She truly appreciates the beauty and skill required to produce such a wonderful piece and loves wearing things like this that have a life of their own.

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  • This was a gift for: Wife
  • Occasion: Mother's Day
From Santa Rosa, CA

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06/17/2016

"beautifully crafted necklace"

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The detail in this piece is amazing...the shadow of the elephant is ingenious and very cool. I will wear this with pride.

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From Bethalto, Illinois

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11/02/2017

"So much detail"

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So much detail and is so pretty. I was super excited to see it arrived today when I got home from work. Looking forward to wearing it.

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07/08/2016

"Exquisite Necklace"

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This is truly gifted work and is a beautiful piece of natural jewellery. I love it. Thank you

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From Honolulu/Hawaii/United States

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06/20/2016

"Beautiful necklace!"

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Thank you for this beautiful piece. It is now one of my aunts little treasures. It has such intricate and delicate work, and it pairs well with pretty much anything she wears. Beautiful work, thank you.

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04/24/2021

"magnifique"

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Cette petite famille est magnifique. Travail minutieux et soigné. Fidèle à la photo. Jadore.

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Joy

From North Carolina

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04/16/2021

"Elephant"

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Beautifully detailed. Love it!

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Peace and Harmony, Meticulously Carved Wood Elephant Sculpture from India

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04/07/2021

"So beautiful"

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This was a gift and the recipient was very happy with it. Carved with great care - thank you.

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03/14/2021

"ravissant"

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Cet hibou est magnifiquement travaill?, il est adorable avec son petit. Il nest pas tout ? fait identique ? la photo, c est normal car chaque pi?ce est unique, mais autant attachant. Joli travail.

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02/05/2021

"I cherish elephants"

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I watched the video of this being carved and had to have it. It is more beautiful than the picture. I will cherish this necklace as I do elephants

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From Minnesota

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02/02/2021

"A great change of pace"

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This one is so unique, it works well when there is a need for that special statement. It is subtle for its color, but striking in its design.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Chander's family members have been carvers for generations. He grew up watching his father, uncle and other relatives carve but it is his grandfather who taught him. His family has a small workshop that produces wood jewelry and other carvings using chisels and traditional hand tools. Chander regularly conducts workshops and other educational training sessions for thousands of artisans from all over India. He is dedicated to preserving wood carving and other traditional Indian arts. He is a prominently recognized artisan and has received numerous awards.

Chander provides for his two children and is determined to give them every opportunity to succeed in life.

Chander Kant has received a $1200 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

Chander provides for the education of his two children.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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