Ammonite on Elephant (in sterling silver with original Madagascar ammonite fossil).
Ornamental work designed and handmade by the Florentine atelier Pestelli Creazioni. Inspired by the mechanical objects that populated the mysterious WunderKammers (Chamber of Wonders) of the Renaissance, such as the famous Tribune of the Uffizi in Florence, where extraordinary objects were collected for their intrinsic and extrinsic characteristics. This artwork is made with an original Ammonite fossil from Madagascar (datable to millions of years ago) decorated and placed on a handmade sterling silver elephant.
Measurements: 4 x 9 x 11 cm
Handmade in Florence, Italy