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Jewellery of the ancient Near East

Winifred Needler

Jewellery of the ancient Near East

by Winifred Needler

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Published by Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewelry -- Middle East

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Winifred Needler
    SeriesWhat? Why? When? How? Where? Who? -- 8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18614002M

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Dealer in Near Eastern and nomadic jewelry of Eurasia, 1 Millennium B.C.: Greek and animal style gold and bronze jewelry of ancient nomads and Near East. Jewellery transcends time and culture, having adorned the skin of individuals around the world for thousands of years.

The jewellery of ancient Egypt is notable for its abundance of semi-precious and faience amulets, necklaces and rings, whereas advancements in technology and craftsmanship facilitated the production of exquisite gold and silver jewellery under the Greek, Roman, and Byzantine.

Get this from a library. Ancient jewellery from the Near East and Egypt: exhibition catalog, Spring [Galerie Nefer.]. The conference in Manchester in which this book came out of was organised to raise the profile of the study of mortuary remains in the Ancient Near East.

Thirty papers from the conference are published here, covering a wide variety of regions and periods, from Epipalaeolithic to modern.

Many different aspects are examined: physical anthropology, burial goods, social structure. Jewellery or jewelry (American English; see spelling differences) consists of decorative items worn for personal adornment, such as brooches, rings, necklaces, earrings, pendants, bracelets, and ery may be attached to the body or the clothes.

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Rings became more common during the Egyptian middle kingdom. Filed under: Jewelry, Ancient -- Middle East. Near Eastern Jewelry: A Picture Book (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, ), by M. Dimand and Hannah E.

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