Handmade Jewelry by Nao goldwork


TOP Greetings Granulation
1
Filigree,
Gold wire


Repoussage Fiat lux Fiat lux
2
Gemstone
1


Gemstone
2
Gemstone
3
Gemstone
4
Gemstone
5





I found this jewelry die at an antique market in Paris.





Gold earrings of Repoussage





Gold pendant with emerald, ruby and sapphire






Welcome to

Renaissance Gold coins!



Ducat

The Popal State, Pope Nicolas V
6 March 1,447-24 March 1,455







Fiorino d'oro

Firenze 1,252-1,523







Zecchino d'oro

The Republic of Venice

Nicolò da Ponte (1578-1585)


On 3 March 1578, Nicolò da Ponte was elected as Doge.
Although he was in his late 80s when elected Doge,
he had a reign that lasted more than seven years.


The Battle of Lepanto was a naval engagement that took place
on 7 October 1571 when a fleet of the Holy League, arranged by
Pope Pius V, decisively defeated the fleet of the Ottoman Empire.

At the end of the battle, the Christians had taken 137 galleys
and galliots, and 12,000 Christian slaves were rescued.





Ecu d'or au soleil

Francois 1er

Septembre 1,494 - Mars 1,547







Doppia

TUSCANY

Ferdinando II de Médicis

1,610-1,670








Size:4.9cm x 1.4cm


Menuki(目貫), Ear of rice (稲穂)

Menuki are a pair of Japanese sword fittings
attached to either side of a sword hilt.

Highly regarded goldsmiths created Menuki
with superb designs for swords of Samurai.


Menuki,Yarn winder

Size:2.8cm x 0.9cm



Japanese antique Yarn winder


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