Ancient Filigree from around the World

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Filigree is an ancient metal working technique where you twist and form thin silver and gold threads to create intricate shapes inside a thicker frame. Take a look at some beautiful ancient Filigree works from around the world:

Byzantine Empire 324-638 AD

Byzantine Empire 324-638 AD

 

Pectoral ornament, late 19th–early 20th century, China

Pectoral ornament, late 19th–early 20th century, China

 

Russia, 12th-13th centuries.

Russia, 12th-13th centuries.

 

Russia, 12th-13th centuries.

Russia, 12th-13th centuries.

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