African Blackwood Flower and Pink Ivory Wood Necklace - BaobArt
Handmade by members of a cooperative in Mozambique, this necklace features a handcarved flower made from African Blackwood inlaid with a rare Pink Ivory Wood found only in Africa strung on a waxed cotton cord. The necklace is 18 inches long with a lobster claw closure flanked with blackwood beads. The flower is 2 inches in diameter. Dimensions: 18 inches Long - 2 inch Diameter Pendant
Meet the Artisans
Based in Mozambique, BaobArt is a collective of over twenty artisans from impoverished zones in and around the Maputo City center. Brought together by craft enthusiasts who helped them grow production, the artisans now have access to global markets and with this access comes the ability to support their families and communities. BaobArt artisans produce a wide range of traditionally inspired crafts, specializing in the use of local and renewable wood and recycled materials in stunning jewelry and home decor. The artisan’s extensive training and love for their art is visible in the high quality of each carefully crafted piece.