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Hill Tribe Jewelry

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Explore NOVICA's Gallery of Hill Tribe Jewelry. There are seven major hill tribes in Southeast Asia, among them the Akha, Lahu, Karen, Hmong/Miao, Mien/Yao, Lisu and Palaung. Among most of the hill tribes, it is believed that silver brings prosperity and luck. Hill tribe jewelry is made by hand, using simple hand tools and techniques that have been passed from generation to generation.

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Hill Tribe Jewelry

Escaping persecution, many Asian communities have found a home in Thailand's northern mountains. NOVICA's Achara works closely with Karen silversmiths, highlighting the uniqueness of Hill Tribe Jewelry with designs that are classic and yet contemporary too. Jasmine patterns, elephants, and abstract motifs possess an artistic, ethnic enigma that is incomparable. See for yourself!

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