A beautiful meteorite constellation bracelet Sirius, the diameter is 17 mm and 9, diamonds with a silky cord.
Sirius, the brightest star of the « greater dog » constellation, is also the brightest star of the celestial sky after the sun. It is also the 6th closest star to the Solar System.
The Dogons, native people of Mali, accorded a great importance to this double solar system.
It seems astonishing that the Dogons, without modern astronomical means, had the knowledge of the existence of Sirius B, including its orbital parameters.