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Human Ivory jewelry by Lucie Majerus

Luxembourgian designer Lucie Majerus found an extraordinary solution how to replace illegal ivory (material from the tusks and teeth of animals). She co she called this project Human Ivory. Working material was taken at the dentist, because not every patient takes with him pulled out teeth.

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I must pay tribute to Majerus, it is quite a bold decision. Not everyone wants to wear the earrings decorated with the bones from someone’s mouth. On the other hand, in these jewelry could be found zest for self-expression. Why do we need to kill innocent elephants? And by the way, remember necklaces and other jewelry made of bones of ancient tribal shamans. Read More »