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Ganymede Jewelry, Hellenistic, 330–300 b.c.GreekGold, rock crystal, emerald

Ganymede Jewelry, Hellenistic, B. Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC (via somdomite)

Be gone are the days of anklets! Barefoot sandals have arrived!

Tornozeleira para casamento na praia - Cherish Barefoot Sandals by Forever Soles

The clothing of women and men of several social classes  The dress of the ancient Egyptians consisted not only of the clothes they bore but also of the certain costume jewelry that didst to adorn the usually plain clothes. White linen was most commonly used for clothing though wool was used quite ofttimes. Garments were covered around the body rather than tailored and tailoring was kept to a minimum. Colored or patterned cloth was seldom used. Prior to the New Kingdom the base dress for men…

The clothing of women and men of several social classes The dress of the ancient Egyptians consisted not only of the clothes they bore but also of the certain costume jewelry that didst to adorn the usually plain clothes. White linen was most commonly used for clothing though wool was used quite ofttimes. Garments were covered around the body rather than tailored and tailoring was kept to a minimum. Colored or patterned cloth was seldom used. Prior to the New Kingdom the base dress for men…

Winged Comb, France-1900

Winged Comb, France-1900

Terracotta statue of a young woman    Date:      late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.  Culture:      Etruscan  Medium:      Terracotta  Dimensions:      H. 29 7/16 in. (74.8 cm)  Classification:      Terracottas  Credit Line:      Rogers Fund, 1916  Accession Number:      16.141

Terracotta statue of a young woman Date: late century B. Culture: Etruscan Medium: Terracotta Dimensions: H. cm) Classification: Terracottas Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1916 Accession Number:

A ROMAN GOLD AND RED JASPER PENDANT   Circa 1st Century B.C.   Oval stone engraved with a calyx-krater, with a small foot & handles, a ribbed body & funnel-shaped neck, the shoulders with a hatched band, the neck decorated with Eros racing to the left in a biga pulled by two cocks, the krater surmounted by a seated sphinx, mounted as a pendant in a box setting with a projecting flange ornamented with triangles of granulation, a double spiral & a granule where the suspension loop joins the…

A ROMAN GOLD AND RED JASPER PENDANT Circa 1st Century B.C. Oval stone engraved with a calyx-krater, with a small foot & handles, a ribbed body & funnel-shaped neck, the shoulders with a hatched band, the neck decorated with Eros racing to the left in a biga pulled by two cocks, the krater surmounted by a seated sphinx, mounted as a pendant in a box setting with a projecting flange ornamented with triangles of granulation, a double spiral & a granule where the suspension loop joins the…

Nereid and Child. two baroque pearls as torsos, gold, ruby, natural pearl, emeralds, diamonds, enamel. Italy 16th Century via Jewelry Nerd

Gold pendant jewel of a Nereid and Child. Two irregular 'baroque' pearls form the chest and abdomen of the Nereid and of the child, a gold and white-enamelled figure group joined in a loving embrace, with the right arm of the child stretching around the b

India ~ Tamil Nadu |  rigid gold neckpiece ("hasli"), probably worn by a Muslim woman, or possibly used to adorn a deity image. | ca. 19th century | Just one of the fabulous images included in the publication "Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment", p. 330. Author Truss Daalder.  If you enjoy ethnic jewellery and are a 'Facebooker' then a visit to Joost Daalder page is a must!!! http://www.facebook.com/pages/ETHNIC-JEWELLERY-AND-ADORNMENT/365830083048

Large and imposing rigid gold neckpiece ("hasli"), probably worn by a Muslim woman, or possibly used to adorn a deity image

"Key Lime," A spectacular focal point of chrysoprase with tiny crystals, to adorn those who are seeking knowledge of the energy centers in the body. Sterling Silver, Chrysoprase with Drusy Quartz, Herkimer Diamond, Chrysoprase, Antique African Trace Beads, Rainbow Drusy Pyrite, 24K Gold Vermeil, Ancient Celtic Money Ring by Allison Bellows ...

Allison Bellows Jewelry Rare Fossils & Gemstones One Of A Kind Jewelry

Jewelry from the exhibition, Afghanistan: Hidden treasures from the National museum, Kabul.

A first century collar necklace from a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan. Photo by Thierry Ollivier/Muse Guimet/Getty Images. Ancient Jewelry Photo Gallery - First Century Collar Necklace - Pictures of Ancient Jewelry

Argentium and Sterling Silver Septum Jewelry. von JewelrybySarahink, $175.00

Argentium and Sterling Silver Septum Jewelry

Silver link necklace with pod medallions by DiPiazzaMetalworks

Silver link necklace with pod, medallions, ancient glass, blues greens