Moon Goddess Sterling Silver Earrings with Amethysts, "Ixchel Goddess"
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Wife of the sun god, Ak Kin, the Maya moon goddess Ixchel graces earrings by Francisco Sanchez. He crafts the pair of sterling silver and adds faceted amethysts to dance beneath.
- 4 grams
- 0.14 oz
- 3 cm L x 1.4 cm W x 2.4 cm D
- 1.2" L x 0.6" W x 0.9" D
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Francisco Sanchez has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $3500 and the most recent for $3400. Proceeds were used to purchase silver and natural gemstones for his jewelry.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.