Unreal, brilliantly worked gold pendants by the Akan people of the Ivory Coast. I don't know if the pattern work is etched into the metal or if this is a kind of filigree work made using gold filament, but I'm just bowled over by the obvious craftsmanship
judyhilo: “virtual-artifacts: “virtual-artifacts: “Pendants from the Akan people of the Ivory Coast ” judyhilo said: oh these are the best ones! haha My mother gave me two such circular Akan pendants and I wear them as.
Rippon Boswell will hold three auctions to sell the VOK Collection of antique flatweaves and textiles compiled by Dr Ignazio Vok. The entire collection includes 263 flatweaves and textiles from Uzbekistan, Anatolia, Persia and the Caucasus.