Red coral and African silver amulet bracelet
Red organic and textural coral contrasts with Ethiopian silver metal beads in this chunky bead bracelet.
The beads are rosary wrapped with back iron wire - chosen for its strength and rustic patina. Large African silver metal beads - their surface uneven and distressed, mirror the red coral. Each piece purposefully chosen for its lack of uniformity.
Around 8 inches (20 cm) end to end plus a silver extension chain (with coral swinging from the end) which gives an extra inch (2 1/2 cm). Closes with a black iron wire hook.
Coral has long been used as an amulet in cultures around the world:
'Its colour is that of blood, the vehicle of life. In Europe it was believed to be the drops of blood from the mythical Medusa, falling into the sea as Perseus kissed her. Pieces of coral are hung on doors to protect from evil, lighting and tidal waves' (Amulets, Sheila Paine).
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Shipping from Australia
1-3 business days
Estimated shipping times
- North America : 6 - 20 business days
- Europe : 6 - 20 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Customs and import taxes
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Returns & Exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
- Custom or personalized orders
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
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