A Pair Of Gold Circular Plaque Earrings By Akelo
A pair of gold circular plaque earrings by Akelo, each round plaque with a twisted wire work border, embellished with granulation clusters and filigree of circular and drop-shaped design, with wire hook fittings, all in yellow gold, hallmarked 18ct gold, London, made by Andrea Cagnetti the Roman master goldsmith known as Akelo, measuring approximately 3.6 x 2.1cm, gross weight 6.9 grams. A pair of gold circular plaque earrings by Akelo in new condition.
A wonderful and timeless pair of earrings. These earrings, named Menkent by the master goldsmith from Rome Andrea Cagnetti, known as Akelo, uses 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. 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.