The tagua fruit in this collection is hand carved from a single tagua nut; a seed from a type of palm that grows in the South American rainforest.
Often known as vegetable ivory, tagua nuts are an environmentally friendly and sustainable alternative to animal ivory.
Hand carved from tagua by Ronald and Darwin who live in a coastal region of Ecuador.
This pendant is on silver plated chain.
Pendant Size; 1.5 x 2.2cm
Chain Length; 90cm
Packaging; On display card in a cello bag
Tagua may darken slightly over time, this is normal. It can be buffed up with a soft white cotton cloth. Although hardwearing, if dropped on a hard surface tagua could break. Never immerse tagua in water as this can cause it to crack.