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Pre-Columbian Gold and Jade Jewelry to Be Displayed at the Fabergé Museum in Germany

July 18, 2011 by  
Filed under Artifacts & Decorative Arts

BADEN-BADEN.- On July 16, the Fabergé Museum unveiled the latest edition to its collection, almost 100 very rare and exquisite treasures of the ancient peoples of Central America – the Aztecs, Incas, and Maya. These gold and jade jewelry items pre-date the arrival of Columbus in the Americas, and they are now open to the public for the first time ever. Audiences will certainly be enthralled by both their beauty and nearly one thousand-year history. The fabulous items once decorated royal courts, as [...]