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5000 years of gold jewellery

Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths

5000 years of gold jewellery

(catalogue of an) exhibition (held at Goldsmith"s hall, cityof London, 1972).

by Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths

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Published by The Company in (London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20290550M

Jewellery making developed in the Americas 5, years ago in Central and South America. Large amounts of gold was easily accessible, and the Aztecs, Mixtecs, Mayans, and numerous Andean cultures, such as the Mochica of Peru, created beautiful pieces of jewellery. Welcome to the one-stop shop for all things beautiful. Explore our latest jewelry, textiles, home items, books, stationery, & more, inspired by 5, years of art. Ancient Near East 1. Art History, Philosophy, & Criticism 2. Greek & Roman Art 1. Museum Collection 2. Clip Earrings 2. Drop Earrings 9. Ages 2 and under 2. Ages 12 and older 2.

Gold Jewellery. With the legacy of 5, years, the Indian gold jewellery gives a striking expression of the country’s aesthetic and cultural history. Known to be one of the best jewellery designers, a lot of your favourite jewellery is hand-made making it all the more special and : Gold Jewellery. All About Beads and Indian Bead Jewelry. Ranging from hand-carved wooden beads to tiny glass seed ones, the traditional beads found in India cover a wide range of styles, materials and treatment processes. The bead art in India dates back to Indus valley civilization and is said to be years old.

Gold, a rare and highly valued material, was buried with the dead so as to accompany its owner into the afterlife. Much archaeological jewellery comes from tombs and hoards. Sometimes, as with the gold collars from Celtic Ireland which have been found folded in half, it appears people may have followed a ritual for the disposal of jewellery. Get this from a library! Goldsmiths' art: years of jewelry and hollowware. [Hermann Schadt].


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Hugh Tait, deputy keeper at the British Museum and an internationally acknowledged expert on the European decorative arts, was a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries and a former president of the Society of Jewellery Historians.

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