Pre-Hispanic cultures in Central America and South America used handmade jewelry to denote social position, rank, in addition to private adornment. Metal, bone, shell, and stoneparticularly jadewere chosen for beauty and durability. Even the selection of metallic has meaning particularly cultures. The Incas, for instance, believed that gold was a sacred metal despatched by the solar god, Inti, and all mines belonged to the emperor, who protected his metals with nice zeal. Like many things, in terms of great craftsmanship, the proof is in the details. We requested artisans what they look for in a good necklace, and heres what they told us.
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