Artisan Crafted Sterling Silver and Peridot Cuff Bracelet, "Java Kawung"
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Balinese artisan Komang Suastra recreates the ancient Javanese kawung batik motif in the design of this elegant cuff bracelet. He crafts the bracelet of sterling silver and sets it with 8.5 carats of faceted peridot.
.925 Sterling silver
- 24 grams
- 0.85 oz
- 15 cm L (end to end) x 1.1 cm W
- 6" L (end to end) x 0.4" W
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Komang Suastra has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to purchase raw materials such as sterling silver and semiprecious gemstones.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.