Peruvian Fine Silver Filigree Brooch Pin, "Shining Seahorse"
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Curling a tail around sea ferns, this charming seahorse is as beautiful as the underwater world it inhabits. Alfredo Inga creates the brooch in filigree, filling the shapes with strands of pure silver.
.999 and .925 silver
Alfredo Inga has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1200 and the most recent for $2050. Proceeds were used to purchase silver and gemstones for increased production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.