Aceh National Craft Council (Dekranasda) brought two artisans in Indonesia jewelery exhibition, titled Mutu Manikam Nusantara. Each one is silver and jade jewelry craftsmen Aceh.
Jewelery exhibition is scheduled to take place from 20 to 23 November at Balai Kartini, Jakarta, and followed by about 275 jewelers throughout Indonesia. The exhibition was opened by the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Mufidah Jusuf Kalla.
Mufidah when opening the event, said the main purpose of this activity is to elevate the art of jewelry Indonesia are known to have variety and beauty that is processed from a variety of natural resources of Mother Earth, such as gold, silver and others.
Meanwhile, Niazah A Hamid as Chairman Dekranasda Aceh who leads the group of Aceh say, this is the first time Aceh participated in jewelry craft fairs.
The silver Aceh, said Niazah, is a work of high art famous in the archipelago. This is because the process of making pure silver Aceh done by skilled workers and hand-made or hand made.
“Then, our selection includes much jade, because the current type of jade stone jewelry from Nagan Raya, Aceh Barat and Aceh Tengah, is booming in Indonesia and are sought after by lovers of jewelry,” added Niazah.
She hopes that our participation in events like this better promote products and natural wealth of the archipelago from Aceh.