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Both Tutankhamen and his Queen wear a jeweled wide collar. 

                

                    From the XVIII Dynasty, 1350-1340 BCE.

“Yet the social changes of the last hundred years have accelerated the pace of changes in fashion…contemporary fashions are much less extravagant and expensive and of much shorter duration than those of earlier centuries.”

 

                                                                                                   Georg Simmel,

                                                               The Philosophy of Money, page. 461.

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