Silver Ornaments and Jewelry, Xishuangbanna
Nearly all the minority ethnic groups in Xishuangbanna wear silver ornaments such as hairpin, earring, chaplet, bracelet, armlet, plastron, anklet, finger ring and waistband. The traditional silver ornaments used to be hand-made but now factories are set up to produce local golden, silver ornaments and jewelry according to national standard.
Where to buy:
Local golden and silver ornaments can be brought from the stores in Menghai scenic spot while jewelry can be brought in Daluo Jewelry Store in Menghai and the Zhiqiang Jewelry Store in Menghan, Jinghong.