LOLA BROOKS 18K & ANCIENT GREEK COIN RING WITH THE HEAD OF A BULL
Lola Brooks 18k yellow gold & Ancient Greek silver coin ring, size 7. The coin, dating from 460-430 BC measures approximately 1/2″ in diameter & depicts the head of a bull the face & Artemis on the reverse. The coin is set in Lola’s signature cast setting & the band tapers from 1/8″ to 3/16″.
Lola Brooks is an artist, metalsmith, clotheshorse and sometimes writer who studied Fashion at Pratt Institute and received her BFA in Metals at SUNY New Paltz. Her work is influenced by the Victorian obsession with death and sentimentality, the Arts and Crafts Movement and the American Studio Jewelry movement that followed WWII, when artists resurrected an appreciation of the handmade by rejecting the principles of mass production.Read Bio