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Bolma rugosa "eye" pendant

The artefact

This small pendant/reliquiary features a "occhio di Santa Lucia", a Bolma Rugosa operculum, and on the other side, a small brocade fragment. Decorated on its side with fine filigree elements, it was traditionally used as a lucky charm.
 

Details

Materiali: Gold, Coral, shells and mother of pearl
Località di produzione: Gavoi

Artigiano: Porcu Gioielli
Settore: Jewels

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