Egyptian jewelry became popular when the Egyptians discovered Gold. They also used semi precious jewels including lapis lazuli and turquoise. Wearing jewelry was part of their dress. Children were "naked" until about 6 years old.
Neferneferuaten Nefertiti BC - 1330 BC) was the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they worshiped one god only, Aten, or the sun disc.