Reverse painted "Buddha bead" necklace and bracelet. This is an old Chinese art, begun by the Buddhist monks, for making their prayer beads. This involves painting with a single horse hair inside the beads (hence reverse). Each one is hand painted. Great with Jeans and T's or dressed up!
Blue and White Porcelain bead jewelry. A craft that has traditionally been linked to China due to it's age old expertise in high quality porcelains and ceramics; has been translated into ornately decorated beads of different sizes and shapes. All hand knotted. Earrings are also available.
Semi-precious necklace and bracelet with old Chinese coin as pendant and clasp. Available in 36” with large coin pendant and convertible ring to make 2 strand, 18” 2 strand necklace with coin toggle clasp, 16” single strand with coin toggle clasp, 7.5 and 8” bracelets with coin toggle clasp. Stones include carnelian, rose quartz, yellow jade, amethyst, peridot, red jasper, hematite and black stone.
"Jade Nut" necklace in various lengths, 16", 18", 24", 28", some with jade pendants. Hand knotted.
Old carved and scrimshaw bone and wood pendants on etched bone necklace.
Antique 3 tier box (pictured), snuff bottles, ornate medicinal boxes strung with semi-precious beads. All one-of-a-kind.