*AFRICAN BRASS “SAWFISH” GOLDWEIGHT PENDANT ~ ITEM # eth-336 ~

$15.00

1 in stock

SKU: ITEM # eth-336 Categories: , ,

Description

AFRICAN BRASS “SAWFISH” GOLDWEIGHT PENDANT.  

African Brass Pendants are skillfully & artfully Handcrafted by Baule artisans in Ghana, Africa.

Goldweights were once used by the Akan people of West Africa as a measuring system to weigh gold dust when gold was a form of currency.

Handcrafted Goldweight Brass Pendants are handmade using the lost wax process.  Each is intricately detailed and no two are exactly alike.  They are designed to represent miniature people, plants and animals.  Expect subtle imperfections in shape, symmetry & size.  As Natural oxidation occurs the Brass will darken.  This is a quality that adds Unique Character to Ethnic Jewelry Designs.

This Pendant measures approximately 2 – 7/8 inches long x 2 – 1/4 inches in width.  Length includes attachment loop, which measures approximately 5 x 6 mm inside diameter.  Additional loops at bottom for further embellishment.

And it Will Make a Fantastic Centerpiece on a Leather Cord!  Or, Add Trade Beads to Create Your own Unique Ethnic Style!  ~ ITEM # eth-336 ~

 

~ Look Over the Photos Provided as they are a major part of the Description & the Actual Item you will receive ~

  ** Other Items used as Props are not included **

*** This Brass Pendant is a Handmade item.  It may show some wear commensurate with age and use…flaws, patina;  yet remains in Nice, to Very Nice Condition Overall… ***

 

 **** Ask any /all Questions Before Making Purchase ****

Shipping:  This Item will be Professionally Wrapped, Padded and Packaged – Fully Insured – with Tracking Number.

 

  PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MY OTHER ADDITIONAL RELATED ITEMS, AS I WILL ALWAYS COMBINE SHIPPING, WHEN POSSIBLE, ON MULTIPLE PURCHASES!!!!   THANKS AGAIN!

 

 ~ Denise’s Gallery ~

 

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