The 9 Banded Armadillo has a durable shell made from a composite of hard mineral tiles. The bony armor called the osteoderm is made up of a top-level of keratin. Beneath this top layer, there are hexagonal or triangular tiles that are made from bone. The tiles of the 9 Banded Armadillo make up the bones on this Egyptian inspired broad collar necklace. This design is outfitted with turquoise color wood tube beads, making this necklace very light. 18.5 inches long.
Azotochtli Osseous Single Layer Scute Broad Collar
When not in use, keep item in its original packaging. Made from natural animal bones which tend to patina with time.
To clean: For light cleaning of make up or dirt, use square nail buffer of fine grit. For heavily soiled bones, wash with dishwashing soap and a toothbrush. Let sit out in the sun to dry.
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