Stone native to Nepal are sapphire, aquamarine, amethyst, ruby, garnet and tourmaline, among others. The varieties of stones with handiwork chiseling on them make these stone quite impressive and fascinating
Moreover, making craft and jewelry from silver is one of the oldest occupations of Nepal. But due to machine made products, hence cheaper in price, this occupation is in threat. We, Mahaguthi Craft with Conscience are supporting community to preserve their craft and tradition by providing them design support, market access and financial support to upgrade their tools and equipment.
Proceed from the sale of this product directly goes to the silversmith community of Nepal.Native as will as non-indigenous gems are of good quality and price less expensively then in other countries.
Short about Cabochon Stone:
Cabochons. Cabochon refers to a stone that has been shaped and polished to create a smooth, convex top with a flat bottom. Moreover, softer stones are cut into Cabochon form, including Opal, Onyx, Turquoise and Lapis. Natural Stone, Bone, Wood and Shell also make excellent Cabochons.