Cape worn by Liz Taylor in "Cleopatra". Leather and gold ~ designed to look like wings of a Phoenix. Thin strips of gold leather,embellished with thousands of seed beads, bugle beads and bead-anchored sequins.
Oh how stunningly beautiful is this! A large diadem, a unique monument of ancient jewelry, dating, like most of the items found by Schliemann 19 Trojan treasures period of Troy IIg BC), ie it refers to the era of the early Bronze Age.
Gold Fish Pendant - Egyptian Middle Kingdom (Photo: courtesy of National Museums Scotland) This piece will be part of the Metropolitan Museum's fall exhibit, "Artistic Achievements of the Middle Kingdom.
Fine Coalport Demitasse Cup and Saucer England c. 1920s
Pair of Gold Pendants With Turquoise, Garnet, Lapis Lazuli, Carnelian & Pearls Showing The “Dragon Master,” From The Second Quarter of The First Century A. Found At Tillya Tepe In Northern Afghanistan.