This website is the result of over two decades of research by Sigrid van Roode, jewellery historian, ethnographical researcher and author. I have worked and traveled extensively in the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia. I am currently working on my PhD project into jewellery and ritual, at Leiden University.

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Jewellery identification
The question I get asked the most: 'what is this'?
Curatorial services
Curatorial services for individual clients and museums.
Lectures, workshops and trainings!
What would you like to learn more about?
Books and articles.
What stories would you like to share?
Research projects, large and small.
What would you like me to work on for you?
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