Egypt, a country full of mystery and seduction, a flowing Nile in Egypt with thousands of years of civilization. Talking about Egypt, everybody must think about their famous pyramid，sphinx, pharaoh…But actually the jewellery of Egypt with its beautiful unique style also very well known in the world.
Relics of ancient Egyptian civilization, the ancient Egyptians used jewellry in a wide range. All levels of society, from the Pharaoh, down to the civilian population, the living or the dead, everyone wear jewellry, and even the animal is no exception.
Usually Egyptian jewellery such as bracelet, ring, necklace the jewellry color is intense and passionate, just like the high purity color from the toner cartridge without ever reconciled. Ancient Egyptian jewellry commonly take natural materials whichever is inherent symbolism. Gold is the color of the sun, and the sun is the source of life; silver behalf of the moon, but also is the main statues bone material; Celestine from Afghanistan the color look like the deep blue sky which seems to protect the people; turquoise and malachite symbolize the Nile brought the water of life; dark green jasper from the east desert look like fresh vegetables, representing regeneration; carnelian the color like blood, symbol of life.
The ancient Egyptian “Book of the Dead” has the record: dark blue symbolizes the sky, green represents new life and revival, red symbolizes blood, energy and life.
I never been to Egypt but one day when I go there, I will take the chance to enjoy those ancient Egyptian jewellry with my own eyes and feel those stories happened behind of each jewellery.