Vegetable Ivory: A Substitute for Elephant Ivory



vegetable ivory jewelry

Vegetable ivory, also known as tagua, is a beautiful substitute for elephant ivory as the two elements have a close resemblance. It can seriously be considered as a solution to hunting down of elephants for ivory. Products made from tagua are becoming increasingly popular for their quality, variety and beauty. Vegetable ivory is native to South America, it’s especially common in Ecuador.