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About L.A. Cano

With over one hundred years of tradition, the Cano family are unique in Colombia in the faithful reproduction of original pre-Columbian jewellery. The Cano family seek to celebrate Colombia's native peoples and to make them known around the world through their artistic output.
 
The Cano family's association with this labour of love began in the 19th Century when Nemecio Cano discovered important archaeological sites.  Through exploration, study, artistic and technical efforts, the Cano Family has been able to rediscover and reproduce the art and tradition of Colombia's proud pre-Columbian civilisations. 
 
LA Cano's goldsmiths work using the same techniques used centuries ago to create beautiful reproductions of the ancient gold jewellery of the pre-Columbian peoples of Colombia. 
 
Pieces are hand-crafted from Tumbaga, an ancient alloy, and then covered with 5 layers of 24-karat gold and three patinas.  This gives each piece an intense and unique depth of colour.  Semi-precious stones such as Quartz, Jasper, Sodalite, Amazonite, Amethyst, Onyx, Aventurine, and Agate are also used to beautiful effect.  The result is strikingly beautiful jewellery.