From Accessoire to Zoisite, find the meaning of jewelry related terms.
Glossary & Index
Jewelry Glossary & Index
Explore the evolution of different forms of jewelry. The history of rings, bracelets, necklaces, you name it, we have it covered!
Explore Jewelry by Type
Read online works on jewelry history or check out our book reviews for inspiration.
Read up in our Library
Learn the stories of history's most prominent jewelers and goldsmiths.
Meet Famous Jewelers
Do you want to identify the maker of your jewelry or find the maker's mark of a goldsmith? You found the place.
Look up Maker's Marks
How it's made, jewelry style. Discover the techniques goldsmiths use to create your finest items.
Learn how Jewelry is made
Dive into the history of art, craftsmanship, fashion and politics through the decorative periods. From Ancient to Art Deco.
Become a Jewelry Historian
Often the most valuable part of a jewelry item, gemstones require quite a bit of knowledge to appreciate them even more. Learn about Agate to Zircon here
All About Gemstones
Reading about antique jewelry is a lot of fun but nothing beats the actual thing. Get out there and admire the best collections in exhibits near you!
Visit Antique Jewelry Exhibitions
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Learn how to decipher all the different stamps on precious metal, an art in itself.
Learn about Hallmarks