Natural Lapis Lazuli Beads and 24k gold plated Pre-Columbian orament.

SINU Lapis Lazuli Choker

  • The SINU people emerged in the fertile flood plains of the Caribbean lowlands of present-day northern Colombia. Collectively the various Sinú groups or communities, as well their ancestral territory, are also referred to as the ZENU, GRAN ZENU or FINZENU.

    Natural Lapis Lazuli beads with a replica of a gold nasal ornament used by the Sinu civilization of Colombia. 

    For the Sinu, gold was the source of power – used as a form of ceremonial adornment, as well as an essential medium for expressing social, religious, and ritual themes.

    The gold charm piece in this choker is a replica from the original piece currently displayed at the Museum of Gold in Bogota- Colombia.

    Model is also wearing SINU Earrings*  SINU necklace* and Fuego Bracelet*