Lapis Lazuli Begleri

Silver 999°
FA 000405
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Begleri, decorated with lapis lazuli gemstones. The decorative edges are inspired by spindle whorls, found in Cuprus, dating to 1900 B.C..The begleri is handmade, the chain is made of silver 925° and the design at the edges are made of silver 999°.

Dimension: 20 cm

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A spindle whorl is a disc or spherical object fitted onto the spindle to increase and maintain the speed of the spin.

This spindle whorl is a finding of ceramic art in Cyprus, dating to the Bronze Age. The spindle whorls were used for spining fiber and produced mostly from clay or stone. They, usually, had engraved decorative designs. The clay and stone spindle whorls, provide us with important information on weaving and weaving techniques in prehistoric Cyprus. Weaving was a flourishing craft in ancient Cyprus and its products were widely traded.

with lapis lazuli gemstones
Dimensions (WxHxD):
20 cm
Gross Weight:
49 gr
Gift packaging - Description Greek & English
Silver 999°
String of beads, Begleri
25 gr

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