Kolye is creole for necklace, a reference to the huge double strands of glass beads that Kanzo initiates wear for 40 days following their ceremonies. The kolye remains with the Kanzo mama, secure in the temple from profane eyes.
But these beaded necklaces can be worn for any occasion - ritual wear, personal adornment, spiritual wealth. Czech glass and pony beads, silver lined and solid colors. 24" in length, each one is hand strung. All necklaces have been bathed in sacred Lavé waters and consecrated to the Lwa of their design.
Necklace with out the saint medal is $10.00.
Necklace with the saint medal (Italian pewter) is $15.00.
A hand made work of art for the spirit in us all. Ayibobo!