Charm Jewelry Collection Traditional and Modern Designs

Charm Jewelry Collection of Traditional and Modern Designs by Celtic Mink Celtic Jewelry of historic and fun charms.  Modern symbols include vintage reproductions, personalized and original handcrafted necklaces, bracelets, and earrings that combine gemstones or glass and traditional characters.  There are multiple different well-crafted necklaces, earrings, and bangle bracelets; this collection.  Original bangle bracelets make unique gifts.

Charms may have originated as a type of amulet to ward off evil spirits or bad luck. Charm jewelry may have originated as a talisman to ward off evil spirits or bad luck.

The ancients created shells, animal bones, and clay jewelry charms during the prehistoric period. Eventually, artisans made charms out of gems, rocks, and wood.

Charm bracelets have gone through a number of fashion phases. Between 600 and 400 BC, Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, and Hittites wore the first charm bracelets.

Queen Victoria wore charm bracelets, which sparked a fashion among Europe’s nobility. She was a driving force in the rise of charm bracelets. “She loved to wear and give charm bracelets,” she explained. When her beloved Prince Albert died, she popularized “mourning” charms such as lockets of the deceased’s hair, miniature portraits of the deceased, and jet charm bracelets.

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