Bling of the Gods: Jewelry in Ancient Egypt

Kathryn Poe

Even before the discovery of Tut’s tomb the world had seen many examples of ancient Egyptian jewelry. Some of it very similar to what we wear from necklaces to earrings, rings, bracelets and many other varied items. Jewelry was often made of gold, both precious and semi precious gemstones and more and much of had specific meaning to the wearer alive or dead. Come digging with me for more information on the wondrous bling of ancient Egypt.