A Pair Of Gold Elongated Triangle Drop Earrings By Akelo
A pair of gold elongated triangle drop earrings by Akelo, each triangular drop with a scalloped brim and twisted wire work border, suspended by a two-link chain, to a small filigreed rosette surmount, with wire hook fittings, all in yellow gold, hallmarked 18ct gold, London 2011, made by Andrea Cagnetti the Roman master goldsmith known as Akelo, measuring approximately 6 x 1cm, gross weight 10 grams.
A lovely and striking pair of earrings. These earrings, named Saiph by the master goldsmith from Rome Andrea Cagnetti, known as Akelo, use techniques and tools that have been practised in goldsmithing for thousands of years. Drawing inspiration from Etruscan, Greek, and Roman jewellery, Akelo’s designs are imbued with both antiquity and modernity. These earrings feature a floral shape decorated with twisted wire and an embellished gold triangle. Akelo’s work can be seen in the museum collections of The Vatican, the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, The Newark Museum, and others.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.