The ornaments are beads, earrings, brooches, rings, bracelets, &c., thickly studded with precious stones.
Among other ornaments we may mention hairpins, rings and ear-rings, and especially buckles which are often of elaborate workmanship. Bracelets and necklets are not very common, a fact which is rather surprising, as in early times, before the issuing of a coinage, these articles (beagas) took the place of money to a large extent.
Ashley wasn't in the room, though Jessi recognized some of her cousin's things: a pink cell phone charger, a backpack that yawned open to reveal clothes, the stack of colorful beaded bracelets on the arm of the couch.
Ashley's backpack and bracelets were in the quiet, darkened room.
His eyes traveled to the bracelets on the couch, and he snatched them.