Jewellery or jewelry American English ; see spelling differences consists of decorative items worn for personal adornment , such as brooches , rings , necklaces , earrings , pendants , bracelets , and cufflinks. Jewellery may be attached to the body or the clothes. From a western perspective, the term is restricted to durable ornaments , excluding flowers for example. For many centuries metal such as gold used in different carats from 21, 18, 12, 9 or even lower, often combined with gemstones , has been the normal material for jewellery, but other materials such as shells and other plant materials may be used. It is one of the oldest type of archaeological artefact — with ,year-old beads made from Nassarius shells thought to be the oldest known jewellery. Jewellery may be made from a wide range of materials.
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At Hicks Jewellers, we know we have something from everyone. We have an impressive inventory of jewellery for men, women and children- from elegant, traditional, modern and everything in between. We work with some of the largest companies in the jewellery business, we are confident there is nothing we cannot find or have created for you. At Hicks Jewellers in Brooks, we carry an impressive line of jewellery for men and women — from elegantly traditionally to beautifully modern and everything in between. Visit our intimate and inviting showroom to browse our fine selection.