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13 June, 2013

Tortuga

Legend has it that Bartolomeu Roberts died at sea and left them not only a historical legacy of piracy but also pieces of gold which had stolen over its four years of piracy.

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This fearless pirate, known for its cold-blooded and rarely leave a live enemy, sailed the African and Caribbean waters. It was during this period, for every soul taken, he collected a bronze angle in order to show his power and panache. He was guarding every corner of bronze on the deck of his ship, to one day create a table lined with them.

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The truth is that desire and inordinate ambition were punished in a fateful night in which the forces of nature destroyed his ship and the pieces spread throughout the black ocean.

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After many centuries, these pieces were collected by divers and delivered to meet careful craftsmen who swore so zealous desire of Roberts. The work was not easy because the parts were already worn by centuries, the jeweler then decided to bathe them in gold and give them more life and brightness. Then we had to add individually each of them and think about how they fit into one another.

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The biggest problem was keeping them intact for each of them represents someone’s life, every corner has a story to tell and mysteries.

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 That way, by working hand in a peculiar and patient way, joined these various angles and created a master piece with the name of TORTUGA. This name represents the animal that walks the sands where these harvested souls where lost but also the strength of this piece. TORTUGA is modern chest or trunk inspired in the universe of pirates as a jewel box.

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Who gets TORTUGA, acquires a treasure chest of pirate stories inscrutable, a true legacy of luxury and opulence. Purchase something unique and that leads him to navigate the world of piracy and the black depths of the oceans. Without bloodshed, we can feel the power and pageantry of Roberts … a true magic of Pirates.

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Travel to a universe of pirates and treasure your adventures in this chest. Sleek metallic and boldly dazzling this piece is layered in varying angled cuts of highly polished brass dipped in gold, each piece is individually applied to the frame by a jeweler. The inside of this magnificent piece is lined in green copper ultra suede.

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Boldly dazzling, this sleek metallic chest piece comes layered in varying angled cuts of highly polished brass which is dipped in gold. Notably, each piece has been individually applied to the frame by jeweler, and on the inside TORTUGA comes lined in a green copper ultrasuede.

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