Eastern Treasures Ottoman Oman Yemen and Turkoman Jewellery


Eastern Treasures Ottoman Oman Yemen and Turkoman Jewellery Synopsis

In this celebration of the history and heritage of the Middle East region, the celebrated contemporary jewellery designer, Oytun Camcigil presents a range of original Ottoman,Turcoman, Omani, and Yemeni jewellery. Beautifully designed, with authoritative text Eastern Treasures points the way to a shared heritage and its role in contemporary design.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781908531575
Publication date: 28th July 2018
Publisher: Gilgamesh Publishing
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 312 pages
Categories: Precious metal, precious stones & jewellery: artworks & design, Social & cultural anthropology, ethnography,


From her early training as an architect, Oytun Camcigil went on to become a celebrated contemporary jewellery designer with a career that has led her right across the Middle East. Passionate about the heritage and culture of the region, she has built up a vast collection of ethnic and tribal jewellery. Today, her latest designs bring together traditional styles and techniques with semi-precious stones to create her own unique style of jewellery. Oytun Camcigil spent many years in Dubai and now lives in Istanbul.

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