Silver Statement Necklace - Nazca Lines Mayan Inspired Necklace
--- About The Necklace ---
As long as I can remember, I've been fascinated by the mysterious Nazca Lines located in southern Peru. The Nazca Lines are giant glyphs that can only be completely seen from a very high altitude. Each design is so intricate and really reflect the Mayan artistic spirit at the time of their creation. This doubled tiered necklace is my modern take on those glyphs. The two focal elements are not attached to each other so the necklace can naturally conform to the body.
This necklace was plated with silver and antiqued with a very slight patina for that. Each necklace is made to order and individually stressed so please slight variations from the product photos.
--- Measurements ---
- Each large focal component measures 5.25x4.00in
- Necklaces measure 16.0 inches long with a 3.50 inch extender
- This necklace weights approximately 4.8 oz (1.0 lb = 16.0oz)
--- How Is It Made ---
Each creation in my statement collection is made using a complicated mold cast process. I like to sketch awhile before I start so a lot of these pieces actually got started in the summer. I usually only cast metal pieces in the winter and spring because they are all done in my well ventilated garage and it's like 120 degree in Phoenix from June-Sept so it can get quite unpleasant! Each individual pewter component is casted individually and then polished, soldered or strung together to create the final look. The whole thing is then plated with a very thin layer of my own blend of sterling silver and rhodium (rhodium prevents tarnishing). I use to do the plating by dipping the entire piece in the molten hot silver mixture but that was very messy. Now I just air spray it on for a smooth, uniformed look! All of my pewter is sourced in the US and it's always lead and nickel free.
--- Handling Time ---
All orders are processed within 2-3 days M-F. Orders received on Friday after 2PM PST will be processed the following Monday.
--- US Domestic Shipping And Insurance ---
All Xanadu Statement Collection pieces are shipped via USPS first class mail (2-5 days) with complementary insurance and delivery confirmation. If you need an alternative shipping method, please contact me before you complete the purchase!
--- International Shipping And Insurance ---
All Xanadu Statement Collection pieces are shipped via USPS first class international mail (7-10 days) with NO insurance. Xanadu Designs is NOT responsible for lost or damaged international parcels once they are in hands of the USPS. You may purchase USPS international insurance at an additional cost of $11.50 per total order. If you want to add insurance, please contact me before you complete the purchase.
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All orders are made to order so please allow 2-3 days business days before shipment. Orders are processed M-F only since I like to spend time with my family on the weekends.
US Domestic Shipping And Insurance
All orders are shipped via USPS first class mail (2-5 days) with complementary delivery confirmation. If you need an alternative shipping method, please contact me before you complete the purchase!
International Shipping And Insurance
All Xanadu Statement Collection pieces are shipped via USPS first class international mail (7-10 days).
Xanadu Designs is NOT responsible for lost or damaged parcels once they are in hands of the USPS. You may purchase USPS international insurance at an additional cost. If you want to add insurance, please contact me before you complete the purchase.
Thanks for looking!