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A Palia earrings

The artefact

The a Palia earrings, characteristic of the goldsmith tradition of the Campidano area, are reproduced with exquisite technical precision in shape and style. Entirely handcrafted in gold plated filigree (granulated work) with small beads, garnets and semi-precious stones, these earrings represent the sophisticated and fine production of the filigree artisan who preserves and enhances an ancient local craft.

Details

Materiali: Gold, Semi-precious stones
Tecniche di lavorazione: Filigree
Dimensioni: Length 7 cm; width 7 cm
Località di produzione: Iglesias

Artigiano: Franco Zedda
Settore: Jewels

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