Often beadwork is used in the production and decoration of personal adornment or costume. On this page some examples may be seen of veils with beadwork. The veil presented here is completely made of beads, the background photograph of this page is the fringe of a veil. The bottom image is an Egyptian beaded necklace from the 19th century. On this page more information on beadwork will be presented in the future.
Please also check for more information on beaded ornaments.

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