Horus Falcon Brooch Pin
In Ancient Egypt, the falcon was the king of the air and the sacred bird of Horus, the king of the gods and lord of the sky. Horus was believed to appear in the form of a 'falcon-headed' god who could see all, because his one eye was the sun and the other was the moon.
About the Artist
Based out of Delhi and Arizona, founders & sisters, Dhruti and Seema design and head this women-owned embroidery atelier. These handcrafted pins are little pieces of art with up to thirty techniques and materials used on a single small pin. Their small batch workshop follows ethical fair trade practices and offers artisans above the age of 18 fair wages, healthcare benefits, a safe and happy working environment, and the ability to keep alive the intricate luneville needlework technique that has been in the artisans' families for generations.
- Cotton, felt, metal, beads
- Hand embroidered; handle with care
- Store it separately in the box provided
- 1.75"L x 1.5"W
Slight variation in embroidery, size, shape, and color is part of the handmade craft and are celebrated as a mark of being made by hand.