Ethnic Jewels

An appreciation of ethnic jewellery and adornment

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Night Sky Inlay

Just wanted to share some new Native American jewelry that I think is particularly beautiful and high end. It is called night sky inlay and…

Started by Patricia DeanyLatest Reply

Protecting Our Global Heritage: Don't Buy Antiquities

When I was in Tunis, I was offered antiquities for sale on a number of occasions.  As a heritage specialist, I know what treasure hunters d…

Started by Edith DLatest Reply

Scent beads

This is from an ebay auction-- an over priced necklace advertised as North African with amber and petrified wood beads. I don't know about…

Started by Patricia DeanyLatest Reply

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Identification of bib necklace

Hi I wonder if anyone could help, I’ve recently tested this piece thinking it was silver but it tests as a high carat gold? It had markings…

Started by Jacqui

3 Mar 22
Reply by Cordelia Donohoe

Origin of these vintage pendants

If my memory is still functioning, it seems to me that I bought these pendants in Bagdad around 1980, but maybe it could also be Central As…

Started by Reto Zehnder

1 Mar 17
Reply by Cordelia Donohoe

Sale in auction of Mr. Dezcallar's Berber jewels collection

Those who have an interest in Berber jewelry may like to leaf through, or even bid!, the catalogue of the collection of Mr. Dezcallar which…

Started by Jose M. Pery

2 Dec 14, 2018
Reply by Jose M. Pery

Protecting Our Global Heritage: Don't Buy Antiquities

When I was in Tunis, I was offered antiquities for sale on a number of occasions.  As a heritage specialist, I know what treasure hunters d…

Started by Edith D

6 Nov 4, 2018
Reply by Cordelia Donohoe

Welcome new members

Welcome, the site has been a little quiet as I've been off sick but I'd like to get discussions going again so please do post any queries,…

Started by Cordelia Donohoe

0 Nov 4, 2018

Looking for expert advice and appraisals

Hello lovely collectors! I have been collecting for years hap hazardously and now I have some wonderful pieces that I want to sell but I ne…

Started by Carly Gumina

1 Nov 4, 2018
Reply by Cordelia Donohoe

Night Sky Inlay

Just wanted to share some new Native American jewelry that I think is particularly beautiful and high end. It is called night sky inlay and…

Started by Patricia Deany

8 Aug 12, 2018
Reply by Ahuva Baginski

My Mystery Necklace

I bought this necklace from a couple online, and they were selling some of the pieces the man's late wife had owned. She was English, and c…

Started by Ann

12 Mar 1, 2018
Reply by Ann

Tuareg jewel and the 'queen of the desert'

Glorious Tuareg woman from the Kel Ahaggar Algeria wearing a similar pendant to this new aquisition. PM me if interested. The lady is Assin…

Started by Cordelia Donohoe

1 Nov 12, 2017
Reply by Sumaiya

More information about this Ottoman silver belt

Hi-- sorry for the double post--I was wondering if anyone could provide any information or point me to a good resource for researching the…

Started by Dee Fuentes

9 Aug 25, 2017
Reply by Dee Fuentes

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Identification of bib necklace

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Origin of these vintage pendants

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