Sterling Silver Earrings with Smoky Quartz and Peridot, "Barabay Kites"
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Fabulously feminine, this pair of earrings is designed by Zayd Makarim. He works in sterling silver featuring the swirling motifs that are of his own creation. They are based on Buddha's curling hair as depicted in the sculptures throughout Borobudur temple. Makarim combines the beauty of smoky quartz and peridot for a total of 41 carats as he crafts the earrings by hand with lavish detail.
- 17 grams
- 0.60 oz
- 5 cm L x 2 cm W x 1 cm D
- 2" L x 0.8" W x 0.4" D
Zayd Makarim has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2850 and the most recent for $7500. Proceeds were used to buy natural gemstones and silver to use to make jewelery.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.