Amazonite and Nepalese Oxidized Copper Beads Necklace
This beautiful necklace is made of large 20 mm multi-color amazonite beads and old Nepalese oxidized copper beads.
The brass beads are copper finished and are of beautiful old-world brass color, with avian and floral designs. This unusual combination of brass and amazonite results in a unique eye-catching look.
The necklace is 20" long including the clasp, which is made in the form of two intertwined snakes.
The jewelry box shown in the photos is not included.
Amazonite has been used in jewelry by many ancient cultures. It is a frequent find in the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs and nobles. The ancient Egyptians believed it brought good luck and fertility, and it was used in a variety of talismans. Amazonite, together with lapis lazuli and carnelian, and, in particular, Amazonite is one of the gemstones adorning the famous gold mask of Tutankhamun.
Amazonite jewelry is found in archaeological digs across northern Africa and the Middle East. Ancient Indians used it in earrings and rings, and ancient pre-Colombian necklaces with Amazonite are found across South and Central America. Today, it continues to be one of the favorites in jewelry due to its beautiful colors.
Turquoise-colored Amazonite can be used as the birthstone of March.
About Nepalese Beads:
Nepalese and Tibetan beads stem from a rich and ancient tradition of prayer beads which are made of gemstones, amber, ivory, trees and nuts, and various metals.
Nepal is a multi-ethnic, multi-racial and multicultural country in the Himalayas, and its jewelry traditions have been influenced by all these cultures, primarily by the Hindu and Buddhist traditions. Many believe that Nepalese have special metaphysical and healing properties, nurture courage and strength it the wearer, as well as nurture truthfulness and sincerity.
Marvelous experience purchasing from this shop: beautiful necklace, great communication, and fast dispatch and delivery! Would absolutely shop here again!
I love my new necklace! Exactly what I was looking for - authentic vintage moroccan berber khamsa pendant and beads tastefully combined. Had also very good experience with contacting the store with an inquiry that was answered promptly and in satisfactory manner. Would not hesitate to purchase from this store again! Thank you.
I purchased it as a gift and got many thanks! It is simply beautiful
I liked my necklace in person even better than on the website! It's so well done! Attention to detail is unbelievable! And this is exactly what I look for in my jewelry: I like it when everything including a clasp is artistic and high quality! I am coming back for more...
This necklace is so tasteful. I bought it as a gift but decided to keep it for myself!
Mexican Amber and Dominican Blu Amber, necklace and earrings Set, is beautiful !!!
Very light! I like very much !!!
Many thanks Anna!
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Thank you so much my wife loved it better than expected.
first of all, WOW, I am really happy with this necklace, more than imaginable; CROSSROADS continue to spread your light and wings with these beautiful pieces. God Bless.
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Finally received the earrings and they do not dissapoint.
Pale pink coral that goes with my other necklaces and a lot more. Thank you for your extra effort.
This 18' necklace is the last of the set, and I am so glad that I purchased it. Is beautiful with the pink coral and the silver accents, is a combination that I can wear in different ways. Very satisfied with the workmanship and quality of these pieces. Thanks.
Gorgeous necklace, really excited to wear it for special occasions!
Just received my necklace, This is exactly what I need to start 2021. My favorite combination of colours : bright orange and dark green. Nicely done! This is not just to show it off on my black cashmere turtleneck, I can hold it in my hands , look at it and enjoy it.
Anna (seller) was very accommodating, answered my questions and provide extra pictures of the necklace for me. Thank you Anna!
I purchased a second necklace to add to a previous one from this seller. The craftsmanship and beauty of the coral and pearls combined with sterling silver gives it antique-like effect that I love. Fast shipping and impecable packaging. Thanks.
Beautiful and artfully designed necklace. Love the pearls and the silver combined with the coral. Fast shipping and great connection with the seller.