Wednesday, January 7, 2015

The ancient people’s jewelry

 Ancient Necklace
Ancient pendant
Ancient Egypt(5550Bc to BC)- In that time ancient peoples wore different types of things as ornaments such as scrolls, scarabs, birds, flowers, antelopes, jackals, tigers, etc. These jewelry were used as necklaces, amulets,  pendants, collars, rings, bracelets,  diadems, ankle bracelets, hair ornaments, distinctive brooches.Precious stones were used such as jasper, agate, lapis lazuli, carnelian.
Ancient Mesopotamia(2750BC to 1500BC)
The various  types of grapes, leaves, spirals, cones etc  were used as ornaments. In that period they were used  lapis, agate, jasper, carnelian, lazuli etc.
Ancient china (2200BC to 300BC)
In ancient time they were used diamonds, jade etc. They were used  flowers, deagons, turtles, pdoenix , diadems, seals, rings, pendants,  hair ornaments, forehead coins, bracelets etc.
Ancient Greece(1400 BC to 30 BC)
In that period they used animals, shells, garnet,  amethyst, pearls, chalcedony etc.
Ancient Rome(500BC to 400AD)
 In that period they used  amulets, rings, talismans, animals, depicting snakes etc. They also used rings, bracelets, earrings, brooches etc. They  used gems such as emerald, amber, diamonds, pearls, necklaces, earrings, sapphire etc.
Middle Ages(1066 to 1485)
In that period the strict law was that everybody could not wear jewelry.The rich peoples were only wear jewels of precious or semi-precious stones such as diamonds, sapphires, pearls, emeralds, rubies etc.
Ancient fingerring

In ancient time Greek created verities types of new ornaments such as Ionic, Doric, Corinthian etc. There are many architectural ornaments such as stone, precious metals, wood etc.
Ancient Indian jewelry
In ancient time  various types of jewelry used such as armlet, anklet, hairpin, necklace, ring etc. Three types of Indian earrings used such as flower like called Karnaphul, circular type of earring called dehri,  simple circle like called kundala etc. They used flat, broad structure and short called kantha . The long necklace was called lambanam. They also used hip beads strings,that was made by red seed kaksha.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Abraham Lincoln

President Abraham Lincoln

 Abraham Lincoln In the United states  he was the 16th president of the United states. He was serving from march 1861 until  in April 1865. He abolished skavery, preserved Union , Modernized economy and strengthened  federal government. He was in a poor family and in Illinois he was a self- educated lawyer. In 1846  he was elected to Congress  and the economy was rapid modernization by him  through tariffs,railroads and banks. In 1854 he returned to politics and he would successful law practice. He was a leader in the new Republican party  and it had  a statewide majority. In 1858 he spoke  against the slavery. He helped  permanently outlawed slavery  through the congress of Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. In 1864 he managed his own re-election of presidential election.
Early life

In 1809  12 February  he was born in Hardin County, Kentucky . He was Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Lincoln’s second child. In 1786 , Lincoin’s paternal grandfather had moved his family  from Virginia to Kentucky and  an Indian raid was killed by him. Lincoln’s father Thomas , looked on. Thomas was  left way. In 1831 he hired a new salem business man and by flarboat  he took goods from New salem to New orieans.  He back home by walking and witnessing firsthand.
Marriage and children
Lincoln was married to Mary to Mary todd in 1842, 4 November and she returned to New Salem. His wife was from a wealthy slave holding family who lived in Lexington, Kentucky. In 1843 their child Robert Todd Lincolns was born ,  in 1846 Edward Baker Lincoln , in December 21, 1850  Willie Lincoln was  born but died in February 20, 1862. He had the only son who live to adulthood  named Robert Todd  and he have children. In 1985 his great- grand son Robert Beckwith died. He was died in April 15, 1865 at the age of 56.