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In the 19th century, many rural women in
northwestern India wore ivory bangles from wrist to elbow as amulets for good health. Animal-conservation efforts have replaced ivory with mother-of-pearl and bone, as in these elegant brass-inlay bangles.
The Sinú were an indigenous tribe in Colombia
whose civilization flourished from about 200 B.C. to A.D. 1600. They were master goldsmiths and palm weavers. These blue and purple bracelets, woven from caña flecha palm fibers and acrylic thread by ...
In India, bangle bracelets are often more than
just fashion. They can signify a woman’s marital status, religion, or home village. On her wedding day, a bride’s friends and family may help her try to fit the smallest possible glass ...