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A Cannacca necklace

The artefact

This splendid necklace reproduces the gold necklace a Cannacca, classic of the Sardinian goldsmith tradition and very common in the Campidano area around Cagliari, characterised by elegant sphere elements decorated with fine filigree and granulation. Entirely handcrafted, it has a prized a giuchiglio filigranato chain and it is an expression of this goldsmith's technical skill and mastery.

Details

Materiali: Gold
Tecniche di lavorazione: Filigree
Dimensioni: Length 50 cm
Località di produzione: Cagliari

Artigiano: Gioielleria Carta
Settore: Jewels

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Crafting technique: Filigree
Materials: Gold