Tibetan jewelry artisans are renowned for their work in creating intricate and detailed silver. These skills have been passed down for generations. However, today the youngest generation has not kept to the tradition making authentic pieces like this one rare and difficult to find. Both the front and the back are adorned in line with the Tibetan Buddhist belief that it is as important what you are on the inside as what you show to the world on the outside.
On hand-knotted turquoise, the necklace is 17 inches long and the pendant is 3.5 inches long (vertical) and 2.5 inches wide.