A stylish reminder of the plight of the pangolin
Every purchase from Patrick Mavros' new Pangolin Scale and Armour collections will help protect this endearing but critically endangered creature.
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Patrick Mavros Pair of Silver Turkey Sculptures
Pair of large turkey gobbler and hen sculptures in sterling silver. Both sculptures marked "PM" for Patrick Mavros. Designed and manufactured in Zimbabwe.Rarely and wonderfully do I experience true genius first hand. Invariably, there’s a wealth of sweat and study belying the shock in seeing a real work of art, and with Patrick Mavros’s latest sculptures (over three years in the making), the result of his labors is truly overwhelming.As a committed turkey hunter and bird watcher, the realism…
Ndoro Dangle Silver Earrings
Ndoros are Southern Africa’s most striking totems of prestige and beauty. They are originally a sea shell which has been ground flat into their distinctive whirl shape. Patrick has used the Ndoro shape in many of his jewellery designs including chains, pendants and earrings. Silver Ndoros age beautifully and always have that African look and feel to them. Sterling Silver earrings: Length 6.3cm
Elephant Procession Ring
These designs epitomise Patrick's iconic style of always capturing the whimsical details of each animal. People sometimes ask us to repair elephant bracelets with links totally worn through after many years of fond wearing. Patrick has a policy of replacing these pieces free of charge. An elephant never forgets....Sterling Silver Elephant Ring.
Patrick Mavros Large Silver "ZoZo" Elephant Sculpture
Large "ZoZo" elephant in sterling silver. Height: 3.1" (8cm). Designed and manufactured in Zimbabwe. Marked "PM" for Patrick Mavros."Before he had a name, the real ZoZo was a six-year old orphaned elephant who lived on the next door farm to ours. One hot and dusty day, he went down to the vlei, a moist area that is often found in open grasslands in Mashonaland, home to the smiling cane rats and whistling reedbuck. There he rolled and frolicked in a cool and sweet smelling mud bath. But his…
Ndoro Cuff Bangle - Patrick Mavros
Ndoros are Southern Africa’s most striking totems of prestige and beauty. They are originally a sea shell which has been ground flat into their distinctive whirl shape. Patrick has used the Ndoro shape in many of his jewellery designs including chains, pendants and earrings. Silver ndoro age beautifully and always have that African look and feel to them. Oval diameter: 7.5 cm x 6 cm.
Croc Hornback Cuff in 18ct Gold
This collection was designed on the banks of the Zambezi River by Pat and Benji. Catching young crocodiles at night on the Zambezi River was only part of the inspiration behind this bold range. Little Pat’s knowledge and fascination with these great leviathans started as a young boy, as did Benji’s for striking designs on striking women... Solid 18ct Gold Croc Skin Bangle - Size Approx 5.5cm long, Circumference 15.5cm
Patrick Mavros Silver Giraffe Wine Coaster
Giraffe wine coaster in sterling silver with a wooden base. Height: 1.8" (4.5cm). Designed and manufactured in Zimbabwe. Marked "PM" for Patrick Mavros."The Giraffe Wine Coasters depict a group of giggling girl giraffes after having had a merry lunch whilst their husbands have been out foraging on the savannah. Having enjoyed a few too many marula treats, which ferment in their stomachs and make them completely inebriated - which they know is never a good idea –the girls' gathering has…
Newmyroyals & Hollywood Fashion
On August 31, 2020, As President of the WWF World Wide Fund for Nature, Crown Princess Mary attended the announcement of a new partnership between W…