A silyanka necklace handmade with interwoven glass beads and white metal. Traditionally worn as a choker, it often complemented other jewelry pieces. It could also be worn as a hair piece. This necklace originated in Podilia.
This necklace consists of three large silver moons, seven beads, four earrings, fragments of wire and silver plates, and the fragments of a plate bracelet. It was found in 1864 in Yurkivtsi, Vinnytsia Oblast.
This traditional Ukrainian Flower crown was made using paper, foil, wax, and wire, and techniques such as cutting, and encaustic, which is hot wax painting. Crowns such as this one were worn by women of marital age to represent purity.