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  • A Welcome
    Welcome to the Ethnic Jewels Magazine Archive. This is a collection of objects and information which was shared in our Facebook communities. The information is arranged in a fully searchable database which I hope you will enjoy using Thank you for visiting and also for contributing. Warmest wishes Sarah ETHNIC JEWELS MAGAZINE
  • Amulet – Mongolia
    Photo credit – Joost DaalderPosted by – Joost Daalder House Jewel or amulet from Mongolia, early 20th Century. Made from silver, rich enamels and beads. Click here to see original post
  • Anklets – Morocco
    Photo credit – Alaa Eddine Posted by – Joost Daalder Anklets from Morocco. Solid silver, silver gilt filigree, red velvet fabric. Circa 1850-1925. Click here to see original post.
  • Bracelet – Mauritania
    Photo credit – Cordelia DonohoePosted by – Cordelia Donohoe North African, Mauritanian ebony bangle. Fine silver wire spirals. Click here to see original post.
  • Bracelet – Morocco
    Posted by- Charlotte Dakin-Norris Photo credit- Charlotte Dakin-Norris A silver bracelet from North-Western Morocco featuring a ‘Ouezzane’ hallmark.  Click here to see original post
  • Bracelet – Morocco
    An antique silver bracelet from the Sirouan Mountains in Morocco. The piece would likely have belonged to a woman of the Ait Serrouchen people.  Possibly from Tazenacht or Talouine Click here to see the original post
  • Bracelet – Morocco
    Posted by- Charlotte Dakin-Norris Photo credit- Charlotte Dakin-Norris A bracelet from Morocco, central Anti-atlas.  Click here to see original post
  • Bracelets – Morocco
    Photo credit: Sigrid Van Roode Post by: Sigrid Van Roode Silver bracelets form Essaouria in Morocco Click here to see the original post
  • Bracelets – Morocco
    Posted by- Sigrid Van Roode Photo credit-Sigrid Van Roode Two silver bracelets from Essaouira, Morocco.  Click here to see original post
  • Bracelets – Morocco
    Photo Credit: Sigrid Van Roode Posted by: Sigrid Van Roode  Bracelets from South Morocco. The crude work is that of the late production 1950’s/1970’s (?) to cater for the rural folks still attached to old shapes but the workmanship is very decadent and poor (not negative for the bracelets but just comparatively on the technical … Continue reading "Bracelets – Morocco"
  • Cross pendant – Morocco
    Photo credit – Cordelia DonohoePosted by – Cordelia Donohoe A Southern cross or boghdad from Morocco or possibly Mauritania. Click here to see original post.
  • Earrings – Mongolia
    Photo credit : Linda PastorinoPosted by : Joost Daalder Long silver, coral, agate and enamel earrings from the Ordos culture, Mongolia. Late 19th / early 20th c. Click here to see original post
  • Earrings – Morocco
    Photo credit – Cordelia DonohoePosted by – Cordelia Donohoe Classic earrings from Ait Ouaouzguit in Morocco, the chain helps to fix it to the head scarf. Featuring foiled glass and silver. Click here to see original post.
  • Frontal – Morocco
    Posted by- Charlotte Dakin-Norris Photo credit- Charlotte Dakin-Norris A frontal, possibly from from Western Ourrzazate to central Anti-Atlas in the Siroua mountain region. Dating back to late 18th century to very early 19th century.  Click here to see original post
  • Headdress – Mauritania
    Photo Credit: Monica Chiodi Posted by: Monica Chiodi Bijou de coiffure- Head Piececalled ” Charwita “from Mauritania.Worn by dancers  Guedra.Round “tafoun” shells, “zebra” shells, carnelian and agate beads, three silver and green agate tiny rings. Last picture from Angela Fisher – Africa Adorned – book To see the original post click here
  • Headdress – Mongolia
    Photo credit – Joost DaalderPosted by – Joost Daalder Headdress of Ordos Mongolian married woman. China, Inner Mongolia, Ordos people; 19th/20th c. Silver, coral, Peking glass, turquoise, malachite, agate, enamel, cloth. Click here to see original post.
  • Headdress – Morocco
    Posted by- Charlotte Dakin-Norris Photo credit- Charlotte Dakin-Norris A Headdress from Morocco, Anti-Atlas, featuring blue and red glass.  Click here to see original post
  • Necklace – Morocco
    Photo credit – Joost DaalderPosted by – Joost Daalder Berber necklace from south-east Morocco, Ouarzazate. Beads are “true” old amber. Click here to see original post.
  • Temporal – Morocco
    Photo Credit: Charlotte Dakin Norris Posted by: Charlotte Dakin Norris A silver and niello temporal from the Ait Serrouchen people of Morocco. An early piece from the Sirouan Mountains near to the city of Ouarzazate. Click here to see the original post