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Ancient jewels

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Old Jewelry, Ethnic Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Jewelry Necklaces, Jewelry Making

This necklace of gold beads and an emerald pendant was made by craftsmen of the Quimbaya culture, which flourished in what is today central Colombia. The Quimbaya were famous for their great skill in working with gold, which was abundantly available in rivers and streams on the region. This necklace shows Quimbay techniques of creating gold beads by heating gold and beating it into sheets, then cutting it into beads. The yalso included a translucent green emerald as a pendant. Such stones…

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Esther Burnett
Roman Jewelry, Greek Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Cute Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Jewelry Design, Etruscan Jewelry

History Overview Ancient Romans are renown for the complex jewelry designs and use of a wide range of materials, especially colorful gems and glass beads. This craft was extensively favoured by the influence and know-how of the different cultures they embraced and variety of natural resources available in all the Mediterranean territories under control. Additionally, an extensive trade network of imports provided access to exotic materials, semiprecious and precious stones that could travel…

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Chase Hinman