Why did ancient egyptians wear cartouches as jewelry?
To ward off evil.
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No but go to Egypt and look in the museums and see jewelry
Ancient Egyptians wore jewelry to enhance the beauty of the womenand increase the stature of the men. The wealthier the person themore elaborate the jewelry worn. They thought… that rings and amulets could keep away evil sprits and prevent injury. Both men and women wore pierced earrings, armlets, bracelets, and anklets. Wealthy people wore jewelled or beaded collars, necklaces, and pendants of precious stone and metals.P.S. did you notice that black stuff Egyptian portraits have on their eyes? Well, they are called kohl and it also help Egyptians help fight eye infections and reduced the glare of the brilliant sun of Egypt.
Wealthy Ancient Egyptians wore gold jewelry and turquoise and lapis lazuli stones but poor egyptians wore beaded jewelry. But both poor and wealthy wore rings neclaces, and ea…r studs. The wealthy wore fine transparent white gauze adn earings, rings, armbands, anklets, and bracelets. Everybody wore jewelry. Their jewelry was heavy and voluminous. Upper classes wore jewery that was made from valuble stones like turquoise,cornaline and lapis lazuli. In the lower calsses wore jewelry that was made from simple glass. the jewelry showed how rich you were. the different kinds of jewelry are rings ear rings neck collars bracelaceds necklaces and pendants.
They imported semi- precious stones from other countries and used cotton to thread the beads.
Jewelry was fashionable and also showed your wealth and status.
They thought that they would live in an after life so they buried their jewellery with them so that they could have it in the after life.
materials such as gold pieces, beads ect. were strewn or strung together.
Ancient Egyptians made jewellry because they thought it made them look more important. If you had bangles up to your elbows then people would know how wealthy you are.
they were precious and were made out of real gold
Cartouches enclosed the names of Egyptian royalty. They furnished a priceless clue to Jean-FranÃ§ois Champollion in deciphering the hieroglyphic inscription on the Rosetta S…tone, since they identified the hieroglyphs that corresponded to the royal names known from the Greek version of the text.
Ancient Egyptians Wore Jewelry that resemblenesed them
because it repersented wealth and fortune
because they wanted to look nice for the king
yes they were also buried with it