This small Hill Tribe silver pendant has a round shape with a lotus design that will give your designs a classic eastern touch. This pendant is made by the Karen Hill Tribe in northern Thailand using traditional tribal methods passed down from generation to generation. The silver content in our Hill Tribes silver beads and pendants is typically 95-99%, even higher than sterling (92.5%). On close inspection you will notice that no two pieces are exactly alike, attesting to the handmade nature of these beautiful pieces. Purchasing these Thai silver items helps sustain a traditional craft and provides the Karen people with a reliable source of income.