Round ‘kiku’ pendant in grey, red and taupe colours set in a silver effect metal setting with 43 cm (17 inch) black organza ribbon and cord necklace. Pendant length 3.5 cm including bail. pendant width 2.7 cm.
Kiku means chrysanthemum in Japanese and is symbolically a very important flower. This pendant has muted colours which really make the gold and red colours stand out.
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 maroon and black chinese silk pop open purse.
Many of the washi paper jewellery series includes matching earrings, rings, brooches and/or pins.