Necklace inspired by the Tupu, an ornament worn by Mapuche women to hold their Chamal (cloak). In Mapuche culture, the tetrahedral principle related to number four symbolizes the four cardinal points, the four seasons of the year, stability.
This KN piece represents the being in the center of the universe marked by four cardinal points. The symbolism of the blue and black cotton threads corresponds to the union of opposites, such as good and evil, both of them necessary and inseparable.
French 1st standard silver and blue/black cotton thread.
SILVER PIECE: 18,5 x 8 CM.
repoussé, openwork with saw and loom-weaving.