Hamsa Necklace, Hand Of Fatima, Hand of God, Evil Eye Necklace Using the technique cloisonne enamel makes the Hamsa portion of this pendant. It entails carefully bending pure silver ribbons of wire and fusing them to a pure silver surface with clear enamel. The following layers of enamel are colored and can take up to 20 times and firings in a kiln. After all the firings are complete the enamel Hamsa gets sanded down so the wires are flush to the glass. The next step is the Hamsa enamel gets sanded to a high polish, which gives a gorgeous effect of depth and translucency to the glass enamel. After that, it is bezel set in a carefully handcrafted sterling silver textured setting. The technique is quite labor intensive but the results are a magical beautiful piece of finely handcrafted jewelry. The pendant comes with a sterling snake chain measuring 16" or 18". Please specify chain length with order. Please allow 6-8 weeks for completion
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