American Jewelry: Part II

American Jewelry: Part II American Jewelry: An Historical Timeline The First Fifty Years 1775-1825 Mourning Pendant c.1800-1820.Photo Courtesy of the National Museum of American History. Following the Revolutionary War, newly independent Americans began to look beyond...

American Jewelry: Part III

American Jewelry: Part III American Jewelry: An Historical Timeline In a nostalgic wave created by the celebration of the country’s 50th anniversary, Americans began to take pride in previous generations and a mid-eighteenth century revival was born. In this time of...

American Jewelry: Part IV

American Jewelry: Part IV American Jewelry: An Historical Timeline The Close of the Century 1875 – 1900 Opening Day at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia. CENTENNIAL EXHIBITION!PHILADELPHIA, PA.THIS GREAT INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, DESIGNED TO COMMEMORATE...

Bracelet

A bracelet is any jewelry item designed to be worn on the arm, primarily the wrist. Bracelets can be made of metals such as gold, silver or base metal or carved from gemstones such as jadeite, coral, onyx and other natural materials such as wood or man-made materials...