Wealthy ancient Egyptians wore amulets, chains, necklaces, pendants, earrings, bracelets, anklets, rings and pectorals fashioned from gold, silver, glass and precious stones with s...
How to Make Ancient Egyptian Jewelry
The Egyptians loved body adornment. While you may not be able to recreate the techniques the ancient Egyptians used to make their fantastic jewelry, you can look to these pieces as inspiration in making beautiful jewelry today. The Egyptians were also...
Flint bracelets can be found in collections such as those in the Cairo Museum of
Egyptian Antiquities, the Fitzwilliam Museum, the Pitt Rivers Museum, the ...
The ancient Egyptians highly valued personal adornment, and jewelry was worn
by both men and women of all social classes. Statues of kings and gods were ...
The history of jewelry from ancient Egypt and the origins of Egyptian jewellery
Innovations that Ancient Egypt introduced to the art of jewel making managed to
influence almost entire history of modern fashion. Here you can find out what ...
a unique collection of ancient egyptian jewelry and personalized cartouches,
plus historical information about egyptian jewelry materials, shapes and types ...
Probably the most characteristic form of Egyptian jewellery is the collar ("wesekh"
or "weskhet"). The collar often had a counterpoise, known as "mankhet" ("that ...
Descrptions and illustrations of jewelry in Ancient Egypt.
So much of ancient Egyptian history remains a mystery despite the efforts of
historians and archaeologists to unlock its secrets. Experts offer some clues to