Sunday, 19 December 2010 14:13

Collection: NECKLACES

This is to show what became a small collection. The pictures on both sides of each item have been taken at the place where they were purchased from.


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1. JADE MEDALLION

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Hotel Paradise Inle Resort
2008 11 20
Myanmar (Burma)
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On Inle lake, at the wharf of a place of interest there is also a floating market: all the ladies are buying necklaces.
It is a disease that can be easily caught!

 

2. NECKLACE MADE OF LITTLE SNAIL SHELLS given as a welcome gift

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Amorita Beach Resort
Pang Lao Island (Philippines)
2008 12 30
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Amorita Beach

 

3. MEDALLION: SHARK TOOTH

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Balicasag iSLAND
(Philippines)
2009 01 01
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Trading souvenirs

 

4. CULTURED PEARLS

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Chocolate Hills
Bohol Island(Philippines)
2009 01 02
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Tarsir monkey

 

5. NECKLACE MADE OF CAMEL BONES

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Hor-Em-Ekhet = Horus of the Horizon
(The Sphinx)
2009 02 22
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Itinerant trade aimed at the groups of travellers coming to the piramids

 

6. NECKLACE MADE OF YAK BONES

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Tibetan beauty
Lhassa - 2009 05 27

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Gambala defile (4700m): Yak dressed up for photo sessions with tourists

 

7. JADE MEDALLION MEANING "PEACE"

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Guilin market: some are taking pictures of headrests and purchasing a jade medallion...
South of China - 2009 06 01
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... some got down to tasting weird drinks during the cruise on river Li

 

8. ARAB NECKLACE

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Tunisian Sahara
2010 01 01
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... necklaces; is this what I need?!
(strange virus...)

 

9. ARAB MEDALLION

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Mountain oasis Chebika
Tunisia - 2010 01 02
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Mountain oasis Tamarza

 

10. PEARL NECKLACE

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Kairouan (Tunisia)
2010 01 03
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Night lampion

 

11. AMULET FOR PILGRRIMS (modern trade trick)

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Santiago de Compostela
Medieval pilgrimage place
2010 10 24
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Crucifix...

 

12. VOLCANIC ROCK MEDALLION FROM VESUVIO

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From Naples airport one can see the Vesuvio
2012 05 12
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Crater of Vesuvio
2012 05 15