Symbolism in Global Jewelry
An invaluable reference for recognizing symbols used with jewelry and identifying cultural jewelry pieces for the trade, travelers, treasure hunters and collectors.
A useful, must-have resource for the jewelry trade, jewelry appraisers, designers, antique and estate dealers, collectors, jewelry lovers, and those who share a passion for symbols and symbolism. By tracing early, basic symbols expressed in jewelry and the arts, a deeper understanding and appreciation will be experienced when examining and handling jewelry. Additionally, by recognizing culturally specific symbols often attributed to specific global, geographical regions, identification of tribal or ethnic jewelry can be accomplished. Photos, charts, helpful definitions and value guidelines all assist in the discovery and grasp of symbols and their use on global jewelry.