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Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
$750

Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
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  • Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
  • Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
  • Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
  • Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal
  • Classic Vaseline Beads with Coins Chachal

Gorgeous handmade necklace formed with red Vaseline beads, silver spheres and a silver chain. The lower half of the chain is highlighted by four 1800’s Guatemalan silver coins; two “doll milagros”, guard each end of the chain. The piece is highlighted by the classic chachal pendant, an 1800’s Guatemalan “Real” coin that is surrounded by twelve silver “Cuartillos” (¼ of a “Real”), a pair of roosters and a cross. Notice the gorgeous Volcanoes from Antigua described in the ¼ of a Real Coins; Agua, the always active Fuego and Acatenango. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping.

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Age: Old pieces, recent design created in 2013.
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: Santa Cruz del Quiche, El Quiché
Materials: glass beads and silver coins
Use: Necklace
Technique: Handmade
Size: Approximately 19.5”
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