The birthstone jewels of Mesopotamia were made of exotic stones from time immemorial, and as the knowledge of them increases, so do the demands. The popular birthstone jewelry designs that characterized the culture of Mesopotamia include leaves, branches, objects shaped cone or spiral and pendants and clusters of grapes. Following tradition, the jewels were buried with men and women of Mesopotamia when they died, and large amounts of jewelry were discovered by explorers in the tombs of the nobility.
Start your research on Mesopotamian of birthstone jewelry visiting an online store. These specialty stores offer antique jewelry and replicas. You can see their Mesopotamian jewelry copies. Go to specialized center articles of Mesopotamia, if one is located next to you, and talk to the specialist. Try to make contact with the local administration to know the characteristics of the ancient jewels of Mesopotamia, and which minerals and stones were used.
Contact the Mesopotamian Art Gallery to learn about the birthstone jewelry placed on display. Visit the site to read more about the subject. Visit www.birthstones.org.uk click Jewelry (Jewelry) in jewels index on the home page and click Mesopotamian jewelry (Mesopotamia Jewels). There is several information available on the subject.