Round ‘yellow kiku’ pendant in yellow, red and white colours set in an antique bronze effect metal setting with 53 cm (21 inch) chain. Pendant length 3.5 cm including bail. pendant width 2.7 cm.
Kiku means chrysanthemum in Japanese and is symbolically a very important flower.
Unique, handmade item using genuine Japanese washi paper which is traditionally made by hand from fibers from the inner bark of the gampi tree, the mitsumata shrub (Edgeworthia chrysantha), or the paper mulberry (kōzo) bush. The paper is covered with a glass cabochon which magnifies and protects the paper.
To find out more about the washi paper jewellery series see this blog post
Presented in a beautiful red chinese silk pop open purse.
Many of the washi paper jewellery series includes matching earrings, rings, brooches and/or pins.