Circling the wrist with natural green agate beads, this stretch bracelet from Mexico is created by Taxco artisan Angel Ortiz. He crafts a sterling silver pendant in the shape of a prickly pear cactus to center this bracelet. A sterling bead accents this bracelet at the back.
925 sterling silver, agate
Bracelet: 6.8 inches Inner Circ. x 0.3 inches W
Pendant: 0.7 inches L x 0.3 inches W x 0.2 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.