Earrings for all cultures
In the African continent for example, the ornament plays several roles, the aesthetic is not the main motivation, indeed, the earrings also meet social codes according to their size and value. The earrings can tell us the wealth of those who wear them. In some African countries, earrings can be used as amulets. They can also accompany traditional outfits. In Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe, gold, silver and ivory earrings were worn by both men and women.
The history of wearing earrings
Getting your ears pierced is one of the oldest known practices and body modifications. The oldest earrings were discovered in Mongolia over 7000 years ago. For centuries, earrings were very popular mainly among soldiers of the Persian Empire. The women of the time of the Pharaohs or the Greeks of the time were adept at it. In the Middle Ages, it was not popular to have pierced ears. Only the women of the nobility could wear them. It is from the XIXth century that the jewel really became trendy. Since then, the models have diversified. The little girls had their ears pierced earlier and earlier. Men really started wearing earrings in the 60s. With the variety of earrings that exist, there is something for every taste and style.
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