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THE CONGO Bangle

$575.00

THE CONGO Bangle is a solid sculptural bangle inspired primarily by the Mbole Peoples of The Democratic Republic of Congo and Zaire regions. The bracelets also came in anklet form and were offered as a dowry to the bride and were symbolic elements of the heritage of a family. They were also used as currency and could be traded in rare and important business transactions. Handcrafted using the traditional lost-wax casting technique.

Sizing:

Small - 2 3/8" inner diameter with 1 3/8" opening.

Medium - 2 1/2" inner diameter 1 1/2t" opening.

Large - 2 3/4" inner diameter 1 5/8" opening.

Metal Info & Care

Available in: Sterling Silver, 18K Gold Vermeil and Special Edition Brass.

Made with fair trade African gold and conflict-free fine metals. Please inquire about solid gold pricing.

Bangle measures: 2 5/8" x 2 3/4"

All orders are individually handmade. Last day for Holiday Delivery (Dec 25th) is Dec 8th ***Due to co-vid there may be unanticipated delays.

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