Ethnic Jewels

An appreciation of ethnic jewellery and adornment

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In Memory of C'est Magnifique

Posted by Edith D on May 18, 2017 at 7:00 2 Comments

Bracelets, Dagestan

Posted by Rai Ismail on April 15, 2017 at 16:00 0 Comments

Silver in ethnic jewellery

Posted by Thelma on April 3, 2017 at 13:30 9 Comments

Natural vs Synthetic

Posted by IDenteco on March 11, 2017 at 13:32 0 Comments

wedding dress

Posted by Rai Ismail on February 21, 2017 at 7:00 2 Comments

Armenians and Valentine's day

Posted by IDenteco on February 12, 2017 at 20:32 2 Comments

Armenian symbol of eternity

Posted by IDenteco on January 17, 2017 at 19:52 0 Comments

Introduction to Armenian jewellery

Posted by IDenteco on December 27, 2016 at 20:35 0 Comments

MY BEAD THREADING CLASSES

Posted by Stefany Tomalin on July 31, 2016 at 13:09 0 Comments

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Join this informal and friendly forum to learn about, show and discuss traditional and vintage ethnic jewels and textiles - age, provenance, region. Do ask any questions you have by uploading a photo or a discussion. We have a massive searchable data base of over 20,000 images in the gallery to support your research. If you add your own photos to the site, please tag them so that others can use them for research too.

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ann holleb is now a member of Ethnic Jewels
23 hours ago
Anjali commented on antonella's album
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BRACELET LAOS FIRST HALF 1900

"I love this and seeing the wires come out of the back."
yesterday
Anjali commented on Marianne's photo
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Antique Indian (?) IVORY CUFF Bracelet

"I have or had a very simplified version of this in the form of two thin bangles from India.  Both ivory? and rubbed with this red henna inside.  This one is just wonderful!"
Wednesday
Edith D commented on Edith D's photo
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Beaded Dayak Sash

"Typically worn crossed diagonally across chest and secured under a waist belt."
Wednesday
Edith D commented on Edith D's photo
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Beaded Dayak Sash

"The entire sash...."
Wednesday
Edith D commented on Edith D's photo
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Hat with Dayak Bead Work

"Some new friends wearing similar hats..."
Wednesday
Edith D commented on Edith D's photo
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Hat with Dayak Bead Work

"The entire hat..."
Wednesday
Edith D posted photos
Wednesday
Toya commented on bianca maggi's photo
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_VLS4165 FOTO

"Gorgeous example. Thank you for sharing."
Tuesday
bianca maggi posted a photo

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PALESTINE Head ornament, small silver hands hanging on a chain. She was worn on the forehead by married women as a protection against evil eye.
Tuesday
Edith D commented on Cordelia Donohoe's photo
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MAURITANIAN pair of bracelets

"Really pretty! Finding something so nice in pairs is always wonderful."
Tuesday
Anjali commented on abdelaziz el khanjar's photo
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silver rings

"Love the birds and the heart shaped space."
Tuesday
Anjali commented on Anjali's photo
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Turkish? Cuff1

"Yes, thank you!"
Monday
Anjali posted a status
"Yes, thank you!"
Monday
Zambezi commented on Anjali's photo
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Turkish? Cuff1

"A very similar bracelet has been posted, you might find this of interest ~ https://ethnicjewels.ning.com/photo/ottoman-splendor"
Monday
Anjali commented on Anjali's photo
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Turkish? Cuff1

"I'm wondering if this might be from Turkey and would appreciate any comments. Thank you."
Monday
Anjali posted a status
"Would this cuff be from Turkey?"
Monday
Anjali posted photos
Monday
Edith D commented on Edith D's photo
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Dayak Bead Work with Interlaced Pattern

"And here is a photo of the entire purse."
Monday
Edith D posted photos
Monday

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Any help identifying this please

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Tunisian cone pendant with dangles

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