Omba Arts Trust
Ostrich Eggshell Double-Row Skoonheid Collar, Black
Regular price $66.00
Our gorgeous Skoonheid Collar is created from ostrich eggshell by artisans working under fair trade conditions in Namibia. Each precious bead is precisely chiseled by hand before each collar is meticulously crafted. The eggshells are sourced from commercial farms to ensure sustainability. Coordinating bracelets are also available.
- Adjustable toggle closure
- Approximately 19" long x 1" diameter
Women, who are largely illiterate in Namibia, make up the vast majority of artisans creating this traditional jewelry. The women are trained in business, and provided with information on healthcare and HIV, nutrition, and women’s rights. #ostricheggshell #namibia #namibianjewelry #madeinamibia #folkart #traditionaljewelry