As if sipping sweet nectar from a blossom, two butterflies perch next to a 1-carat golden citrine, the November birthstone, in this ring from Bali's Komang Wijayana. He crafts the ring from sterling silver, carefully detailing the bodies and wings of the butterflies and the slender sculpted band.
.925 Sterling silver
Sterling silver, citrine
Crown/bezel: 0.3 inches L x 0.5 inches W x 0.1 inches H
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.