Cartouche Jewelry - Silver Personalized Jewelry
Before the first written hieroglyphs of history to Cleopatra's demise in 30
BC, Egyptian jewelry was not just for adornment. It had other religious and magical purposes, such as the scarab for rebirth and renewal and the ankh
amulet as a symbol of eternal life. Gold was the metal of choice for the
pharaoh; it was thought to be the flesh of the sun-god Ra, and eternal.
Silver was considered to be a form of white gold, and from Isis, goddess of
the moon. It was often studded with stones, such as lapis, turquoise, and