Sterling silver pendant necklace, "Life Amid the Maguey"
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A giant maguey spreads its broad flat leaves to shelter and welcome the personages who dwell among the venerable plants. Working in silver, Francisco Sánchez creates an image derived from Aztec codices. Yet he brings a fresh, new look to the design as he transforms it into a pendant necklace.
.925 Sterling silver
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.
I am more than delighted with my gorgeous pendant necklace. It is unique, beautifully balanced and so imaginative. The workmanship is superb. Thank you for this very special artifact. I have received many compliments already, but most important is that i myself love and appreciate it.
- Eye catching piece of jewelry
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