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had been studying traditional Tibetan jewelry, as well as the work
of contemporary jewelry artists mimicking this style.
jewelry tells a story of the wearer -- her or his status, wealth,
religious beliefs, and some history on how these developed. There
is no particular concern with fashion. Tibetans use local materials
and objects which have personal meaning to them. They combine these
materials and objects in no particular order, but all somehow cascading
from the same "necklace circle".
to what is shown, with green turquoise, red coral, assorted sterling
silver, copper and antique copper beads, findings and chain, Miyuki
Delicas, Antique Tibetan Centerpiece, and green turquoise donut.
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