Fiji Mother of Pearl triple shell earrings by Rako Pasefika

Properties

Crafter/ArtisanRako Pasefika
Made fromMother of Pearl shell from Rotuma, Fiji
Size3 MOP discs lashed together with brown chord. Each MOP disc is 2.5cm in diameter.

Mother of Pearl triple shell earrings

$25.99

Description

These earrings are handmade from Fiji Mother of Pearl shells and waxed string. They were created and inspired by one of the Rako designs outfits.

The thread is braided together to give a rope like design/chord at the top of the earring. The earrings are finished with sterling silver hoops. Each earring has 3 Mother of Pearl shells woven together.

The shells have been ground, cut, shaped and polished to give the perfect round shape. These Mother of Pearl shells are sourced from the North of Fiji.

These earrings are packaged in a hand-made masi pouch, made out of the inner bark of the paper Mulberry tree. Masi is a famous Fijian cloth that is beautiful and natural, and complements the MOP shells. A beautiful Fijian treasure, Mother of Pearl earrings coupled with a Masi pouch, ideal as a gift. Matching necklace is available.

Properties

Crafter/ArtisanRako Pasefika
Made fromMother of Pearl shell from Rotuma, Fiji
Size3 MOP discs lashed together with brown chord. Each MOP disc is 2.5cm in diameter.