Crescent moons appeared in jewelry throughout the ancient world. Slavic, Celtic, Viking, Greek, Roman and other cultures wore them as symbols of protection and prosperity. These delicate solid sterling silver earrings are certain to bring compliments, if not protection and prosperity...
- Sterling Silver ear hooks
- 1“ wide | 1 1/4” long
- Handmade in Brookline, MA with brass components produced in the Kolkata jewelry studio of Her Future Coalition
This is special because...
Artem was founded in 2018 by Abroad Modern resident Architect and jewelry designer Sadhna Gupta Brown. Sadhna's unique, architectural designs are ethically handcrafted in the Kolkata jewelry studios of Her Future Coalition, a nonprofit creating powerful and positive change in the lives of Indian and Nepali survivors of gender violence and girls at the highest risk, providing education, vocational training, safe shelter and supportive community.
The organization's jewelry program gives women the opportunity to learn a profession and support themselves independently. Her Future jewelers are breaking gender barriers, becoming some of South Asia’s first women goldsmiths, and earning wages comparable to a college graduate.
10% of all Artem purchases benefit Her Future Coalition.