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Cuff bangle

The artefact

Gold foil bangle, embossed and chiseled, commonly referred to as the “slave bangle”. Entirely handmade, it features a special bezel with an agate engraved with Augustus ' effigy. It consists of three finely decorated sections joined together by a sophisticated knuckle joint system.

Details

Materiali: Gold, Semi-precious stones
Tecniche di lavorazione: Traditional goldsmith's techniques, Engraving and repoussage (embossing)
Dimensioni: Length cm 18 ; Height cm 3
Località di produzione: Dorgali

Artigiano: Esseffe
Settore: Jewels

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