Damascene - "Damasquino"

Hand Made in Toledo Spain
Silver and Gold Damasquino imported from SPAIN




Damascene or "Damasquino"
is the art of decorating non-precious metals with gold. It has roots in the Middle Ages and originates from the oriental-style artisan work done in Damascus, Syria. The craft has remained virtually unchanged over the centuries. Damascene jewelry items generally reflect two distinct patterns; the "Arabesque" or geometric designs, and "Renaissance" motifs, displaying variations of birds and flowers. These patterns are obtained by engraving deep, patterned cuts into steel and then placing a gold foil into the lines of the design. This foil is hammered until the gold (or silver) penetrates into the cuts forming the design. Each piece is treated with a solution to obtain oxidation and a black background is created. Toledo, Spain is the world's largest center of production of Damascene or "Damasquino" jewelry and gift items.

Designs may not be exactly the same as pictured due to artisans creativity.


G-202140

DAMASCENE NECKLACE

$38.00 


S-200322

SILVER DAMASQUINO
ROUND PENDANT

$32.00


S-200282

SILVER DAMASQUINO
MEDIUM OVAL PENDANT

$32.00



S-530215


SILVER DAMASQUINO
NECKLACE & EARRIGNS SET

$52.00

S-200211

SILVER DAMASQUINO BUTTERFLY

$28.00 


S-284310

SILVER HINGED DAMASCENE BRACELET

$42.00

 


G-1048-8

DAMASCENE BRACELET

$42.00  

 


G-202

DAMASCENE EARRINGS
Pierced or Clip

$45.00


G-222140

DAMASCENE EARRINGS
Pierced or Clip

$42.00


G-214

DAMASCENE EARRINGS
Pierced

$42.00


G-1031

SMALL POST EARRINGS
Clip only - Limited Quantities

$23.00


G-1055

SMALL POST EARRINGS
Pierced

$23.00


G-222016

DAMASCENE EARRINGS
Pierced - Vasrious Designs

$42.00


G-203

DAMASCENE HOOP EARRINGS
Pierced

$36.00


G-201

DAMASCENE HOOP EARRINGS
Pierced or Clip

$38.00



G-1517

CROSS NECKLACE

$34.00

 


G-284310

DAMASCENE BRACELET
2 Designs Available

$56.00


G-280214

DAMASCENE BRACELET

$34.00 


G-280520

DAMASCENE BRACELET

$42.00 



G-1017

DAMASCENE NECKLACE

$42.00



G-212


DAMASCENE NECKLACE

$39.00


G-202140

DAMASCENE NECKLACE

$38.00  


G-1045

DAMASCENE BRACELET

$42.00

 


G-1107

DAMASCENE BRACELET

$32.00

 

        


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