Gold Akrokeramon – Silk Bracelet | Greek products

Gold Akrokeramon – Silk Bracelet

15.00 

 

Bracelet made of silk thread, weaven with a lace technique in the shape of an antefix(akrokeramon).The etymology of the word “akrokeramon” or “akrokeramos” in Ancient Greek, means the outermost roof tile. Its purpose in Ancient Greece was to keep the roof tiles in place and add a decorative element in the corners of a roof. This architectural element can be found in the decoration of the Parthenon roof.

 

* 100% natural, Greek silk

 

Made and designed in Soufli – also known as “The village of silk” – located in Thrace, in northern Greece. We support one of the few remaining local Silk Houses, a small family handicraft-workshop. An exquisite collection with the texture of silk.

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Weight 0.006 kg