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£342.00A beautiful archaic Bronze Age bangle, time has favourably affected the bronze creating a vibrant oxidisation of vivid fern and pistachio greens creating a lovely palate of colours known as a verdigris patina. Type: Archaic bronze age bangle. Age: Bronze age, 2,500 C to 800 BC. Lasting for approximately 1,700 years. Origin: Mali, Morocco, North Africa and traded through European tradesman in the early 1900's. Bangle measurements. Inner diameter: 13.5 cm Approximate weight: 287 g Learn More
£392.00Etching marks on the polished surface of this awl denotes a form of decoration or alternatively from when the bone was cut to shape, this yet has to be determined, however these markings are the signature of the ancient producing the artefact, characteristics of the Atacameños culture that produced it. Read the full description below... Type: Bone Awl Pre Inca, Atacameños people. Period: 500 AD Origin: Patagonia (Chile). Overall measurements. Length: 8.2 cm Width: 0.7 cm Depth: 0.6 cm Approximate weight: 0,004 Kg Learn More