Thursday, June 28, 2007

Fox in the Henhouse, this sly fellow has a string of Thai silver chickens. The necklace is carved coral, Thai silver and amethyst. The clasp is sterling. Price: $385.

Hokritai (proud) Bear is clutching a carved bone fish. He is in a kimono wich is covered with pine bows and cones. The necklace is strung with cones carved of black jade from Australia, jasper leaves, brass and jade(both black and green) from Afghanistan the clasp is brass. Price: $420.

The Samurai Coyote is celbrating a victory, holding Tibetan silver capped turquoise high above his head. The necklace has Chinese carved glass beads, turquoise,and Navajo sterling beads the clasp is heavy sterling. Price$375.

This charming rook is wearing a Kwaku (peacock feathered) Kimono.She is holding a large piece of turquoise to her breast. The necklace is strung with branch coral, turquoise and Tibetan and Thai silver beads. The clasp is ebony and sterling. Price: $$400.

This is a very dramatic Samurai Lizard waving jasper leaves. He is ready for battle in his elegant green brocade kimono. The necklace is strung with jasper, agate, jade and copper beads. The toggle is copper with brass and sterling trim. Price: $385.

Ryoushi Raccoon, the fisherman has his hands full with a Thai silver fish and turtle. His kimono has waves of white and silver on it and he looks like he is ready for dinner. The beads in the necklace are porcelain, Thai silver and lapis and the art nouveau style clasp is sterling.The price is $320.

Rabbit Geisha

This dainty little rabbit is wearing a kimono with wisteria on it. Her obi is a minty green which matches the two chrysoprase stones she is holding. The other beads are cloisonne, jade, rhodonite, turquoise and old carved ivory. The clasp is brass and the price is $385.