Discipline: anthropology

Earrings of the Naga, in English

The young Naga woman in the photo wears glass earrings that have a diameter of 55 mm. The earrings connect by a strand of cotton threads that is placed over the head.

Mapungubwe Re-Mined: Creations of Contemporary Jewellery Design

Internationally, very little is known about the context of jewelry-making in South Africa and the history on which the practice of jewelry artists in South Africa┬áis predicated. Since so much of South Africa’s gold was exported, there is relevance for the rest of the world. The archeology department of Pretoria University, in South Africa, published …

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