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Jewelry was a diverse art during the medieval ages of making items that ornamented their wearer. Items could be purely decorative, or practical items to which decoration was added to create a pleasant effect, and impression of wealth.
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'''Jewelry''' was a diverse art during the medieval ages of making items that ornamented their wearer. Items could be purely decorative, or practical items to which decoration was added to create a pleasant effect, and impression of wealth.
  
 
Jewelry included items modernly thought of as jewelry:  
 
Jewelry included items modernly thought of as jewelry:  
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== See also ==
 
*[[gemstones]]
 
*[[gemstones]]
 
*[[beads]]
 
*[[beads]]
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== References ==
 
*[[greek jewelry|http://www.addgr.com/jewel/elka/index.html]]
 
*[[greek jewelry|http://www.addgr.com/jewel/elka/index.html]]
 
*[[http://www.florilegium.org/files/ACCESS/jewelry-msg.html|jewelry in Stefan's floregium]]
 
*[[http://www.florilegium.org/files/ACCESS/jewelry-msg.html|jewelry in Stefan's floregium]]

Revision as of 14:28, 8 March 2004

Jewelry was a diverse art during the medieval ages of making items that ornamented their wearer. Items could be purely decorative, or practical items to which decoration was added to create a pleasant effect, and impression of wealth.

Jewelry included items modernly thought of as jewelry:

and also other items:

Jewelry could be made from a variety of materials:


See also


References