Details: Earrings with abalone inlay
Kakawin are long narrative poems composed in Old Javanese, also called “Kawi”, written in verse form with rhythms and meters derived from Sanskrit literature. Poets used a formalized literary language, rather than the vernacular.
Created by Vina Brown, owner, and operator of Copper Canoe Woman Creations. Her ancestral Haíłzaqvḷa name is ƛ̓áqva gḷ́w̓aqs, which roughly translates to Copper Canoe Woman. Vina creates modern, on-trend, Indigenous jewelry that’s infused with elements of her coastal Indigenous culture and identity. She designs pieces she wants to wear, big statement pieces with a deep connection to ancestral strength and elegance.