Uzbek jewellery art

Among the most developed forms of applied arts, which managed to keep its vitality up to these days and has been further developed in the works of modern masters is jewelry art, which was widespread and had rich traditions that go back to antiquity. Being as one of the important artistic addition for clothing, especially of women, antique jewelry was organically combined with the shape and lines of the clothes in colors, forms and use.

Masters created products mainly from silver, combining noble metals with various stones: precious and glittering, such as ruby, emerald, sapphire, semiprecious, opaque, but bright and rich in colors, such as pearls, turquoise, carnelian, dal, jasper, coral, as well as multi-colored shining glass, and mastics. They were widely used in the second half of the XIX century.