Silver Necklace w/ Brass Leaf
Cast brass leaf on fine sterling silver chain by Barbara Quayle
This delicate and beautiful necklace is hand made by Barbara Quayle, a Barkindji artist living in Menindee.
Turning nature into beautiful, wearable art, Barbara makes jewellery from local materials such as gum-nuts, echinda quills and quandong seeds.
"I'm a proud Barkindji/Malyangapa Nghuungku (woman).
I make Jewellery from what I can gather from my Ancestral homeland, what mother nature provides. I weave, use mussel shells, Echidna quills, emu/bird feathers, gum-nuts, quondong seeds, etc. I hope you like the jewellery as much as I love making the items."
Size: length, 50cm
Material: sterling silver with brass cast eucalypt leaf
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