Re: [sig] Temple Rings
- Thank you Liudmila, for this clarification! The book I was looking at was
an "art book", with very little text. Nice pics, though.
>Actually, they are more different from each other than that. Temple ringssomething
>were flat metal pieces, and could be worn in the hair as well as on a
> Kotly [sic], on the other hand, were hollow metal ornaments (shaped
>like closed clamshells or flat balls) decorated with enamel, granulation, or
>blackening, and secured to the headdress at the temples. They developed later
>than the temple rings, and were worn primarily by city women.