Purple Quartz Catrina Skull Pendant Necklace from Mexico, "Conch Catrina"
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Crafted from sterling silver, the classic skull of la Catrina calavera, symbolizing the Day of the Dead, is split into two halves to form the pendant of this necklace. Mexican artisan Rosa Rojo designs this cultural necklace, featuring conch shells that wreath Catrina's head. A gemstone of purple quartz dangles from the pendant.
- 23 grams
- 0.81 oz
- Necklace: 44.2 cm L x 0.4 cm W
- Necklace: 17.5" L x 0.2" W
- Pendant: 5 cm L x 7.4 cm W x 0.3 cm D
- Pendant: 2" L x 2.9" W x 0.1" D
Rosa uses and continues to pass down traditional silverwork techniques to her children, who now carry on with her same methods.
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