Christina bought these fantastic nuts form a traveler from Ecuador, show came and visited her gallery. She loved them and bought a few. The necklace is 18" and the nut almost 3"!
"Tagua nut, also know as vegetable ivory, is the seed of a tree similar to a palm.
Tagua grows in the tropical rainforests of some South American countries, mainly Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela, being Ecuador the country that fulfills most of the world’s demand."-Free Wiki