Pink Heart Tagua Nut Pendant Hand Carved in Ecuador Fair Trade Import
Pink heart Tagua nut pendant hand carved in Ecuador. Pendant measures 1 1/2 inches x 1 1/2 inches x 18 inches long. The pink color is achieved by boiling and other natural techniques that enhance the nut's natural beauty
Tagua nut, a renewable rainforest seed that grows from the Amazon's Tagua Palm Tree, is widely regarded as vegetable ivory for its likeness to real animal ivory, but with animal and habitat-friendly properties. With the growing scarcity of animal ivory, Tagua has become a highly valued commodity by artisans and consumers alike.
Handmade in Ecuador and fair trade imported.