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Xauv- Silver Necklace

Xauv- Silver Necklace This is a Hmong traditional jewelry wear. Long ago the Hmong woman will sewn or decorate their clothing/jewelry with the ancient Hmong language in the forms of symbols. However as time progressed the meaning of the symbols have been forgotten. Still today, the designs can still be found on clothing as a form of decoration or cultural self identity.

TAGS: Culture, Decoration, Hmong, Jewelry, Symbol, Wisconsin

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Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Chida Thao.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2018
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 18, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS
Focal Length: 4.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f2.7
ISO: ISO800
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