The famous Italian family of aristocrats and politicians, who became legendary not only in their homeland, but throughout the world, left behind a considerable inheritance. In particular, many of the Medici were obsessed with collecting and understood a lot about elegant objects – paintings, utensils and jewelry. The latter will be discussed.
Little remained after the Medici clan died out: they sold something, plundered something, took it for debts or simply hid it from the eyes of the world in private collections. And the more valuable it becomes every golden item associated with a legendary surname.
One of the main treasures of the collection is a gemma pendant with the image of Girolamo Savonarola, the main enemy of the Medici family. It is made of carnelian and set in blackened silver. Pierrot Medici, nicknamed Gout, was collecting a collection of gems – examining them, he began to feel weaker pain in the joints. But, of course, the Medici collection also included gems depicting members of the genus. For example, a cameo on a sink called “Portrait of Cosimo Medici” encrusted with silver and gold, or an agate cameo in a gold frame “Portrait of Lorenzo the Magnificent” by Medici, now stored in the Palazzo Pitti in Florence. Continue reading
A ring is not just a stylish accessory, but a thing that defines the comfort of everyday activities.
For example, rings with massive inserts may interfere with typing on the keyboard. If, in addition to this, the size is chosen incorrectly, then the accessory will hang on your finger and cause discomfort. In this case, the only thing left is to put the jewelry on a shelf.
The choice of jewelry is a delicate matter. Buying jewelry is half the battle, but the ability to choose it is a whole art!
In this article, “Jewelry Card” will share tips that will help you correctly determine the size of the ring at home.
Why is it important to choose the right ring size?
No matter how outwardly you like the ring, it does not bring pleasure if you squeeze your finger. On the arm is constantly an irritant. Continue reading
You are preparing for an important event in life – are you going to buy an engagement ring? It would seem that one large stone, high-quality gold, elegant decor – what else is needed? But a thoughtful, balanced approach to choosing a product will emphasize the importance of your intentions. The girl will feel love and care. Each time, glancing at her mate, she will remember your declaration of love.
What ring is given for engagement and what should it be?
What ring is given for engagement
Engagement rings are accessories with one large stone. The method of fixing the stone is different. The decorative element can be immersed in the base of the ring or located above the rim of the decoration (this element is called custom). In the first case, we are talking about high setting of the stone, and in the second – about low. The one-stone engagement decoration is called “solitaire” or “odinarnik”. Continue reading