Sterling silver bangle bracelets (Set of 3), "Totonicapan Wreaths"
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Working with techniques he learned from his grandfather, Pablo Roquel designs bracelets of modern elegance. He crafts each sterling silver bangle by hand featuring a polished bracelet with a wreath-shaped charm. The second bangle features a scalloped border, and the third one is stamped with detailed leaves.
.925 Sterling silver
- 22 grams
- 0.78 oz
- Bangle (each): 19.05 cm Interior Circumference x 0.4 cm W
- Bangle (each): 7.5" Inner Circ. x 0.2" W
- Charm: 0.8 cm L x 0.4 cm W
- Charm: 0.3" L x 0.2" W
- Sterling silver
- High polish finish
- Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
- Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
- Made in Guatemala.
- Ships fast from USA.
Pablo works with jade and silver to create beautiful jewelry. He feels inspired by the history of jade in Central America with its importance dating back to Maya times. He teaches anyone in his community who is interested in his techniques and how to work with Guatemalan jade.
In 1998, the government held a competition where artisans were invited to showcase their work, Pablo was awarded first place for his jewelry.
Pablo has been able to successfully grow his workshop and now creates jobs in his community to keep up with the demand for his designs.
Pablo Roquel has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $800 and the most recent for $1100.
Pablo has three children and two of them are young enough to still need his support.
Pablo creates jobs in his community through the success of his work.
Pablo financially supports his children's education.