BAULE NECKLACE

  • Baulè necklace

    Gold necklace composed of geometric elements each made with the lost wax casting technique, with fine decorations obtained from very thin threads dipped in wax.

    Baule, Ivory Coast, Africa.
    Mid 20th century.

    “Gold of Africa” Jewellery and ornaments from Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, Mali and Senegal Timothy F. Garrard