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Egyptions did it. Africans did it. Early Americans did it. What did they do? Create jewelry from a wide selection of materials before Manhatten was ever purchased for a few hanks of seed beads!
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King Tut exhibit will set gold standard in Seattle - TheNewsTribune.com

King Tut exhibit will set gold standard in Seattle - TheNewsTribune.com | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
TheNewsTribune.comKing Tut exhibit will set gold standard in SeattleTheNewsTribune.comAll that glitters really is gold when you're an Egyptian pharaoh. Gold sandals, gold statues, gold jewelry.
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The pins and chains of Victorian social history - The Art Newspaper

The pins and chains of Victorian social history - The Art Newspaper | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Methodology: thorough historical study of Victorian jewelry--applicable to medieval dress/jewelry/'decorative arts'?
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Ancient jewelry found in 3000-year-old vessel | A Blog About History ...

Ancient jewelry found in 3000-year-old vessel | A Blog About History ... | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Ancient jewelry found in 3000-year-old vessel. by Sevaan Franks on May 23, 2012. Archaeologists working at Tel Megiddo in northern Israel have unearthed a vessel containing a collection of gold and silver jewelry.
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 Cleopatra: The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt Opens at the California ... - Equities.com

 Cleopatra: The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt Opens at the California ... - Equities.com | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Cleopatra: The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt Opens at the California ...Equities.comMore than 150 priceless Egyptian artifacts illuminating the life of Cleopatra VII, one of the most provocative and powerful women in history, will be on view...
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Narragansett craftsmen carry on sacred tradition at Purple Shell - The Westerly Sun

Narragansett craftsmen carry on sacred tradition at Purple Shell - The Westerly Sun | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Narragansett craftsmen carry on sacred tradition at Purple ShellThe Westerly SunRather, these shells were considered sacred, used in jewelry and traditional garb.
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Diamonds | American Museum of Natural History

DIAMOND. The mere mention of the word fills the mind with a multitude of concepts and images. Diamond is a mineral, a natural crystalline substance, the transparent form of pure carbon.
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Antique Jewelry Online - Learn

Antique Jewelry Online - Learn | Jewelry history | Scoop.it

Learn all about antique jewelry here at AntiqueJewelryOnline.com! Our Jewelry History features explain how culture and fashion affected jewelry design during different eras; major characteristics of each period's jewelry are outlined in detail. Our Gemstones section has profiles of popular gemstones, including the powers and attributes they've been accorded in legends and ancient lore. Our Materials section will help you identify and understand the different materials from which jewelry is (and has been) made.

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History of jewellery - Victoria and Albert Museum

History of jewellery - Victoria and Albert Museum | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Detailing different styles of jewellery from ancient times up until the present day. This article describes the different materials, techniques and periods in which the jewellery was made.
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Gemology World - Can. Institute of Gemmology

Gemology World - Can. Institute of Gemmology | Jewelry history | Scoop.it

The History of Jewellery

Part 1, The Ancient World

All pictures © Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim, Germany. The Canadian Institute of Gemmology is offering a correspondence course in Jewellery, History and Design which provides in-depth information about periods and styles.

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Books about the History of Jewelry

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History Of Jewelry
by Black

This book is the most concise and excellent guide of the history of jewelry I have come across. EXCELLENT!!! And the price is unbeatable if you can find it used.

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Jewelry History: The Oriental Circlet

Jewelry History: The Oriental Circlet | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Victoria favored the Oriental Circlet and was known to wear it with fresh water lilies in her hair.
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Unique gold earring found in intriguing collection of ancient jewelry in Israel

Unique gold earring found in intriguing collection of ancient jewelry in Israel | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Researchers from Tel Aviv University have recently discovered a collection of gold and silver jewelry, dated from around 1100 B.C., hidden in a vessel at the archaeological site of Tel Megiddo in the Jezreel Valley in northern Israel.
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Crawford Long Museum displays clothing, artifacts from Civil War era - Gainesville Times

Crawford Long Museum displays clothing, artifacts from Civil War era - Gainesville Times | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Crawford Long Museum displays clothing, artifacts from Civil War eraGainesville TimesLike the former wearer, the clothing and jewelry have proven to be resilient over the last century and a half, despite being stored somewhat randomly.
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New rock store opens in Farmington - Farmington Daily Times

New rock store opens in Farmington - Farmington Daily Times | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
New rock store opens in FarmingtonFarmington Daily TimesOwned and operated by husband/wife team Teresa Lampros and Noel Pacheco, "Ancient Journeys" features rocks of various kinds, as well as precious gemstones, hand-made jewelry and fossils.
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King Tut exhibit takes final dance in Seattle - Kitsap Sun

King Tut exhibit takes final dance in Seattle - Kitsap Sun | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
King Tut exhibit takes final dance in SeattleKitsap SunThe Pacific Science Center is hoping the pharaoh will generate the same kind of enthusiasm this year as a new exhibit opens this week, taking a final bow at the Seattle museum before his...
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Stalking the Belle Époque: Gifts of Grandeur: The Cory Pearl Tassel ...

Stalking the Belle Époque: Gifts of Grandeur: The Cory Pearl Tassel ... | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
The design of the necklace, particularly the pearl tassels, is an excellent example for the fashion of Indian-inspired jewelry which arose from the 1851 Great Exhibition. Visitors to the Great Exhibition went wild for the Indian ...
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The beauty of Ancient Egyptian Jewelry | NewsPost.eu – Your Press ...

The beauty of Ancient Egyptian Jewelry | NewsPost.eu – Your Press ... | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
The advent of the Egyptian Dynasty witnessed wide use of gold in daily operations. The craftsmen employed the use of gold in almost every category that ranged from using it on wood or metals to crafting furniture out of the ...
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TURKANA COLLECTION, AFRICAN JEWELRY

TURKANA COLLECTION, AFRICAN JEWELRY | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
African jewelry,necklaces handmade with glass beads, semi-precious stones and pieces of silver jewellery collected in markets all over Africa.
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History of American Indian Jewelry Making

History of American Indian Jewelry Making | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
Information and history of the culture and jewelry from various Native American Indian tribes with photos...
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A  Jewelry History | Introduction

A  Jewelry History | Introduction | Jewelry history | Scoop.it

Students of the natural sciences are in agreement when they say that of all the creatures in the animal kingdom, only humans seek to adorn themselves. Even as far in the past as primitive man, jewelry took on this role in a variety of forms.. Small objects were of primary importance, with some examples being found in the early Neolithic strata of the caverns in mas d’avil. It was here that many pierces stags’ teeth were discovered, often still in the shape of a necklace with its holding twine long since disintegrated.

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The History of Jewelry: Origins of Jewellery Design

The History of Jewelry: Origins of Jewellery Design | Jewelry history | Scoop.it
The history of Jewelry and the origins of Jewellery Design from the dawn of man over 75,000 years ago.
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History of Jewelry from 1700 - 1950

Joden's Brief History of Antique and Estate Jewelry, Victorian, Edwardian, Carlo Giuliano, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, and Original Works.
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Jewelry Boxes: Their Long History As Gifts And Heirloom Gifts - - Alexus Blog

Jewelry Boxes: Their Long History As Gifts And Heirloom Gifts http://t.co/4jGs0GqW #box #chest #day #exotic #hand #items #modern...
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