TITLE

PALESTINIAN FOLK JEWELRY MADE IN EGYPT

AUTHOR(S)
Schienerl, Peter W.
PUB. DATE
March 1983
SOURCE
Ornament;Mar83, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the traditional jewelry of Palestinian that were created in Egypt. It highlights the jewelry of Bedouin tribes in Palestine. It explores the designs and elements of the jewelry, including bracelet and amulets, and analyze how the patterns are linked to the jewelry produced in Egypt. It notes that the way of living of Bedouin as a nomad and there is no border for local trade between Palestine and Egypt since 1948, made it easy to Palestinians to acquire Egyptian jewelry.
ACCESSION #
34542669

 

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