this kind of hmong live in the city,so a lot of them dont wear tradtional clothes anymore.i buy them in a real low price.
i dont know why,this kind of thing is hard to find .i want to know this kind of pendant and crown only use in Bkhara?i mean the decorate style which use blue glass beads and coral.…Continue
Here is an interesting element I recently found on ebay. I was drawn to it because it looks so much like Edith D's avatar on ethnicjewels. It is described as a blue face or god face pendant. Anybody know about these?
i was astonished to see these two rare and very old Karakalpak tumars available on ebay this morning. The are unusual enough to deserve at least a look and actually probably belong in a museum. They are both tumars, both parts of a Ha'ykel., a pectoral amulet case for a woman and both very old. I am assuming they are a part of the same Ha'ykel. Karakalpak jewelry is extremely hard to find in the west -- and even in Uzbekistan is hard to see outside a museum. What impresses me so much in…Continue