Materials: 24k gold plated Silver, Fluorite.
The CAPPADOCIA necklace is a truly captivating piece that captures the rich history and cultural significance of the Cappadocian region. Set with a hand-carved intaglio of an ancient Hittian depicition on a multi-colored fluorite stone. It’s terracotta colors reminiscent of the Cappadocian clay caves adds an ancient energy to the necklace. It not only reflects the natural beauty of the region but also pays homage to the Paleolithic era and the early settlements of human history.
The Hitties' involvement in building the important junctions of the Silk Road further adds to the historical significance of the necklace. It serves as a reminder of the cultural exchange and trade that took place in the region during that time.
The reference to the Cappadocia underground cities built by early Christians during the Byzantine era is also fascinating. Symbolizing the resilience and resourcefulness of the inhabitants who used the network of caves to protect themselves during a tumultuous period of religious persecution
Every Rafael Indiana product is handcrafted by artisans in Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar, from wax making each piece unique. We believe it gives the product its authentic ancient beauty. Every design comes with a unique story.
This product has limited units available. If you can't find your size or your desired item is out of stock, contact us. Please allow 1 or 2 weeks for resizing.
DUE TO THE HANDMADE NATURE OF OUR PRODUCTS, THERE MAY BE SLIGHT VARIATIONS IN COLOR AND CRAFTMANSHIP.