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What makes Afghani jewelry unique?

Afghani women frequently wear jewelry from their culture. Impressive headpieces, earrings, necklaces, chokers, bracelets, rings, belts, and anklets are made using colorful glass jewels, coins, bells, dangles, beading, embroidery, mirrors, and vibrant fabrics. Afghanistan has no natural resources for silver or gold; hence most of the jewelry is set in alloys created by smelting used […]