İdil Sanat ve Dil Dergisi
Cilt 3, Sayı 13  Yaz 2014  (ISSN: 2146-9903, E-ISSN: 2147-3056)
Alaybey KAROĞLU, Sema KARA

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It is important to consider the jewelry as an aesthetic object and within the frame of the meaning given to aesthetic object concept from the beginning until today. First of all, jewelry which has the qualification of having a weight, being held and seen is a tangible presence. Since the jewelry which is a plain tangible presence has been comprehended by the subject with an attitude of liking and admiring, the jewelry is no longer a plain information object and turns into an aesthetic object. Archeological and anthropological researches showed that first examples of art are related to body decoration. This study is handled under “jewelry as an aesthetical object” and the subject is evaluated with an analytic approach.

Keywords: Jewelry, aesthetic object, talisman, gemstone and metal