Metalsmiths for Change

Jesse Parry - @wildchildjewelrydesigns

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  • Regular price $150.00


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AUCTION DETAILS

✨AUCTION✨ This 24-hr auction starts November 6th at 10am PT and ends November 7th at 10am PT. Auction proceeds benefit National Black Justice Coalition (95%), and the Metalsmiths for Change Fund (5%).

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ARTIST: @wildchildjewelrydesigns

ITEM DESCRIPTION: Honoring the life of Bianca Bankz.

The three vibrant, iolite gemstones represent each decade she was alive. The rough border, with hints of high polished fine silver surrounding the violet hubei, represents her years in foster care.

She was described as “sweet and kind” by friends. The pendant’s accent colors are blue because of her love of blueberry muffins she’d get at the homeless shelter. She was described as the only one who liked them earning her the nickname “Muffin”.

She was provided with a home and set to interview for a job, and not even a month into her new life, her life was taken from us. She is one of many trans women whose life was taken due to hate and violence. Trans Lives are Human Lives.

Shipping: Free