Jocalia

JOCALIA. Jewels; this term was formerly more properly applied to those ornaments which women, although married, call their own. When these jocalia are not suitable to her degree, they are assets for the payment of debts. 1 Roll. Ab. 911. Vide Paraphernalia.

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Entre la variedad de jocalia para el engalanamiento personal (collares, broches, chapeletes, guirnaldas, cadenas, cinturones ...) las alhajas emblematicas constituyen una categoria especial, al incorporar singulares elementos cargados de significados e intenciones no siempre faciles de descifrar.