Originally worn in soul calling ceremonies by hilltribe people of northern Thailand, long-life pendants or spirit-locks are said the gather the essence of the wearer, to ground and strengthen the life force, promoting long life.
"All of our sterling silver jewellery is hand-crafted by the Karen hill tribe people of Northern Thailand, in self-managed communities. In line with the Fair Trade principles, our artisans are paid a living wage which enables them to afford healthcare and education for their children. Your purchase helps the Karen artisans to support themselves, their families and their communities." - Talis
18" chain, pendant measures about an inch across.