Dagestan jewelers to exhibit products in Kaliningrad
Makhachkala, November 29, 2016. On December, 9, Kaliningrad Regional Museum of Amber will host an exhibition "Jewelers” art of Dagestan". The exhibition presents jewelry from the collection of Fine Art Museum of Dagestan named after Gamzatova and the jewelry from private collections, the press service of Kaliningrad Museum reports.
The collection of artistic silver presented by Dagestan Museum of Fine Arts consists of more than 8 thousand items. The better part of them is women's jewelry considered as the decorative complement of traditional costumes with magical, ritual functions.
The ornaments are made in a variety of techniques: casting, forging, filigree, engraving, niello, enamel, etc .; often decorated with precious and semiprecious stones and the glass accents. The exhibition will run till February 19, 2017.