This geisha pendant or pin is designed in subtle, muted tones that echo a Japanese design sensibility with creamy ancient ivory and intricate sterling silver.
The geisha is an enigma. On one hand, she is trained for performance and entertainment. On the other, she carries with her a decidedly private air as if she alone is privy to the secrets she might share. This ancient mammoth ivory geisha necklace can be worn as a pendant or pin, and it was designed to highlight the geisha in a moment of public performance.
she wears a charming smile on her carved ancient ivory face, a look of gentle allure. Our designers selected ancient mammoth ivory as this prized material is especially luminescent in face carvings. Ancient mammoth ivory has lain in the earth for centuries where it accretes its cream colored hue. It is valued the world over for use in fine jewelry pieces such as this geisha pin and other artisanal works.
Zealandia geisha jewelry seeks to reveal the private and public moments in these women's elusive lives. Each geisha pin or geisha necklace focuses on a unique snapshot, illuminating the beauty these artists represent.