Rich blue is streaked with gold like rays of sunshine in this pendant necklace from Neeru Goel in India. A cabochon of colorful composite turquoise is set in polished sterling silver with a rope-style edge. Traditional jalistyle openwork in silver crowns the gemstone. The pendant centers a sterling silver cable chain.
.925 Sterling silver
Sterling silver, composite turquoise
Pendant: 1.6 inches L x 0.9 inches W x 0.4 inches D
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.