This is a definite statement piece with its multi strands of varying shaped and sized tagua nuts. It measures 17 inches around the neck.
Tagua nuts are the seeds from the fruits of the Ivory Palm. Female palms have clusters of large, woody, pointed, brown fruits that are the size of grapefruits or melons. The seeds are harvested from fruits that have naturally fallen to the ground. The Tagua nuts & the dyes with which they're colored are eco-friendly & provide a self-sustaining source of income for families in South America.