Beautifully crafted by skilled Italian artisans and finished with unique gemstones the falcon hoods created by Tiroler Goldschmied gracefullly highlight the nobleness of falconry and the encounter between Italian and Arabic heritage
The story of Tiroler Goldschmied’s Falcon Hoods
Settings: Tirol, UAE
Main Character: Tiroler Goldschmied, family-run jewelry house, proud of presenting designer jewelry masterly crafted in studio, from the design to the finished piece. Besides traditional jewelry the company dedicates a collection to folk tradition and hunting accessorizes.
Plot : Tiroler Goldschmied launched the exclusive diamond-studded hawk’s hoods back in 2010 in the occasion of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian exhibition. Every piece is a one of a kind and designed according to individual needs. Hoods are meant to calm the birds whilst amongst humans. Falconry has been integral part of the desert life for centuries. It is an age-old heritage sport originally practised by bedouins for hunting and later developed into a traditional sport with strict rules and practices.Despite being practiced worldwide, UAE nationals make up a significant percentage of the world’s falconers today. It is considered a symbol of this region’s civilization more than any other region in the world. Even the coat of arms of the united Arab Emirates, which was officially adopted in 1973 features a golden falcon.
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