UNIQUE Vintage ORIGINAL AUTHENTIC Antique Pre-Columbian "Tyrona Tribe" QUARTZ buttons. Gorgeous UNIQUE rare Vintage Antique Pre-Columbian QUARTZ NECKLACE. All Items Guaranteed 100% Authentic. This is a very special Quartz stones.
This is a great strand of preColumbian beads from Colombia. The necklace is restrung because originally with the years the beads were completely losen.
PreColumbian (preHispanic) beads from the TAYRONA people of COLOMBIA(South America). They have a long history of aesthetic accomplishments including beautiful beads, goldwork and ceramics. The Tayrona lived in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (An area in Colombia including both mountains and a coastal region). These people had a strong civilization beginning before 200BC but being marginalized by the Spanish by the 1600s when traditional cultures were being destroyed.The Tayrona are famous for their beads, and I was lucky to get these vintage from my ancestors that I can pass on to the collectors. The longest tubular bead is 1 inches long. All the beads are made of hard semi precious stones and Quartz.
A beautiful ancient articraft from the Tyrona tribe. Tairona was a group of chiefdoms.In the region of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. South America, which goes back at least to the 1st century AD and had significant demographic growth around the 11th century. The Tairona people formed one of the two principal linguistic groups of the Chibcha.
Family, the other being the Muisca. Genetic and archaeological evidence shows a relatively dense occupation of the region by at least 200 BC.
Pollen data compiled by Luisa Fernanda Herrera in the 1980 shows considerable deforestation and the use of cultigens such as yuca and maiz since possibly 1200 BC. However, occupation of the Colombian Caribbean coast by sedentary or semi-sedentary populations have been documented to have occurred by ca 4000 BC. Ethnohistorical data shows that initial contact with the Spanish was tolerated by the Tairona but by the 1600 confrontations built and a small part of the Tairona population moved to the higher stretches of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. This movement allowed them to evade the worst of the Spanish.Colonial system during the 17th and 18th centuries. People who live in the area today are believed to be direct descendants of the Tairona. The item "UNIQUE Vintage Antique Pre-Columbian QUARTZ BUTTONS" is in sale since Monday, April 9, 2012. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American".
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