Black Barc Kanabun No. 17 Necklace_
Inspired by nature, this pendant necklace features a yellow tourmaline set inside the wings of a drone, or june, beetle. The beetle’s body is made of 18k yellow gold and sterling silver with wings that open and close together. Called kanabun in Japan, the drone beetle is known for its emerald green and bronze wings. Yellow tourmaline contributes to self awareness and reflection, and encourages spiritual growth.
Chain length: 20.5"
Pendant: 1" x .56" x .5"
Rather than relying on molds, Mizuki Tsurutaka, the designer behind Black Barc, handcrafts all of her work using traditional Japanese blacksmithing techniques. Tsurutaka is based in Los Angeles. She shares her studio with her husband Yusuke Muramatsu, designer of Prospective Flow.
Yellow tourmaline set inside the beetle's wings
Made by hand, each necklace is one of a kind.
Each pendant necklace is delicate. Treat with care. Keep away from children.