Necklace

  • Bravery Muse close up Bravery Muse Necklace set
    MaruvaWare Original handmade jewelry by Dianne Quarles This is a one-of-a-kind piece in the Muses of the African Diaspora Collection. Hand sculpted Muse polymer clay necklace and earring set embellished with freshwater pearls, black coral and seed beads. 20" necklace, 2.5" x 0.5" drop earrings The Adinkra symbol means bravery. Adinkra symbols are ancient African symbols from the Akan people of Ghana and Coté d’Ivoire. Each symbol represents an African proverb, an historic event, or life’s lessons handed down from the elders.
  • Jade Muse Close up Jade Muse Necklace Set
    MaruvaWare Original handmade jewelry by Dianne Quarles This is a one-of-a-kind piece in the Muses of the African Diaspora Collection. Hand sculpted Muse in faux jade polymer clay.  Necklace and earring set is embellished with freshwater pearls, seed beads and rhinestone bail. 20" necklace, 2" drop earrings
  • The Bravery Muse is sculpted with a strong, determined face and the African Adinkra symbol for "bravery" below her. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details  Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Polymer clay, freshwater pearl, black coral, and beads. Silver plated findings. Length:  necklace is 20" long, earrings are 2.5" long
  • Jade Muse

    $350.00
    The Jade Muse is sculpted with an elegant, sophisticated face.made from faux jade. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details  Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Polymer clay, freshwater pearl, Swarovski crystals and beads. Gold plated findings and rhinestone bail. Length:  necklace is 20" long, earrings are 2.5" long
  • The Cowrie Queen Muse is sculpted with the strong face of a ruling queen.  She is befitting a "Wakonda" queen. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Polymer clay, bone and glass beads on gold colored mesh chain. Length:  necklace is 20" long, earrings are 2.5" long
  • The African Queen Muse is sculpted with a gentile yet firm face befitting a "Wakonda" queen.  She proudly wears the Pan African colors of green, gold and red. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Polymer clay on gold colored mesh chain. Length:  necklace is 20" long, earrings are 2.5" long
  • The Warrior Muse 3 is sculpted with a fierce, determined face inspired by the Wakonda warrior women. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Orange/brown/gold embossed polymer clay with gold plated beads and seed beads on 18" 3mm black leather cord. Length:  necklace is 18" long, earrings are 2.5" long
  • The Warrior Muse 2 is sculpted with a firm face inspired by the Wakonda warrior women. She is one in the series, "Muses of the African Diaspora," inspired by the beautiful, strong faces of women of African ancestry throughout the world.  These women are the back bone of our communities, managing families, working, running businesses, defending, educating, creating, enriching and governing communities, families and countries. Details Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Red /gold faux raku on black polymer clay and gold plated beads on 18" 3mm black leather cord. Length:  necklace is 18" long, earrings are 2" long
  • Beige/copper Gye Nyame Adinkra necklace set.  Gye Nyame is an African Adinkra symbol that represents the omnipotence of God.  Adinkra symbols come from Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire. Details  Original one-of a-kind hand sculpted necklace and earrings. Materials:  Polymer clay,antique copper beads, chain and findings. Length:  necklace is 20" long, earrings are 3" long