Paolo Penko Bottega Orafa - Goldsmith Workshop, Florence
(4.9/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
Watch a goldsmith at work using traditional Florentine techniques at Paolo Penko Bottega Orafa - Goldsmith Workshop. Coming from three generations of goldsmiths, the owner, Paolo, combines Renaissance-style influences with contemporary touches. Over 25 years ago, he decided to move his workshop from a hidden little back room to the front of shop, allowing customers to see him at work. His art has been featured in Vogue magazine and a number of his pieces can be found in national museums. Paris Hilton, Madonna, and Pope Francis himself are among Paolo's customers. Plan to visit Paolo Penko Bottega Orafa - Goldsmith Workshop and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Florence attractions using our Florence tourist route planner.
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  • I can't say that's a perfect craftsman ... congratulations master Florentine Goldsmith ...
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  • La bottega Penko offers the best of traditional the Goldsmith flower city. Everything is worked out in detail, with much finesse. At the same time the art they enter into dialogue with technological innovation, as it was with the videojewel forged with great intuition
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  • From the little I remember the big jewel, made by the master of the Goldsmith Paul Penko. the wonder of "handmade" which remains forever. Children, like adults, you may want to try to "beat" the forint currency of Florence!
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  • Objects, as well as valuable, are special because almost all refer to Renaissance art. Are unique jewels, not seen in other stores and they are all true works of art.
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  • PENKO is a true artist, her jewels are beautiful and they all have their own history and meaning. Enter his "bottega" is an experience ... unique jewelry and people always available!
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  • It is truly an artist that honors the Florentine Goldsmith tradition by creating unique jewelry! Recommended to all!!!
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  • The Paul Penko Goldsmith's workshop creates unique jewelry, custom made by hand according to traditional techniques of Florentine Goldsmith.
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