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Egyptian Women Bird Tribe - Gold cloisonne earrings representing birds with ducks' heads and falcons' wings

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Pharaoh Tutankhamun’s Golden Pectoral! The lustrous yellow-green scarab gemstone at the center was carved for him from a stone dug up from the Silica Glass Field, in the Saharan Desert of Libya and Egypt.

egyption Jewelry

Bracelets of Psusennes I -- Gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian & green feldspar -- Dynasty Third Intermediate Period -- Belonging to the Egyptian National Museum -- Cairo, Egypt

It was not only the symbols of the gods and goddesses that were important to the ancient Egyptians. The materials were just as important as the symbols themselves. Each material was like a symbol in its own right. Materials were associated with deities, emotions and certain states of being. For example, the ancient Egyptian name for lapis lazuli, the deep blue stone so often used in ancient Egyptian jewelry, was the same word for “joy.” Thus wearing lapis lazuli would imbue the wearer with…

Lapis Lazuli, the healing stone of friendship and love

Ancient Egyptian scarab made from the rare semi-precious stone lapis lazuli. In ancient Egypt Lapis Lazuli was a favorite stone for amulets and ornaments such as scarabs; the Sumerians, Akkadians,.

Flexible bracelet - gold, lapis lazuli. Reign of Tutankhamun 1336-1327 BC. Check out more #Art & #Designs at: http://www.vektfxdesigns.com

(Millennium Oldest Gold) Tutankhamun Flexible Gold bracelet. Reign of Tutankhamun BCE. New Kingdom, Egypt.

Ancient Egypt Jewelry

Ancient Egypt Jewelry - Just Imagine the training to master this jewelry crafting for the High Royals and the Elitism that must have went along with the position of being a top jewelry maker.