etruscan granulation


Etruscan Granulation allows to create miniature paintings, simple and harmonious jewels expression of artistic creativity. Tiny objects worked meticulously with style, clarity of expression for maximum customization. The granulation technique consists in joining small beads to a base, a sheet of metal,  in a predetermined pattern. The technique is ancient, dating to the second millennium BC In Etruria where it reached its apex, and where some of the most beautiful jewels of ancient history were created, with artisans became so skilled that they were able to create objects with granules so small that they could be defined dust, with a diameter of less than 0.01 cm.