A brief history of gold teeth


A brief history of gold teeth

US hip hop artist at the begining of the 1980-ies brought back to life an unusual fashion, dating from the ancient Egypt - golden dental veneers, often inlaid with precious stones.

Archeological excavations proved that this type of dental intervention was very popular among wealthy men and women in ancient Egypt 5000 years ago, while in Europe it was fashionable among Etruscan women cca 700. BC.

Celebrity icons of the modern age like Madonna and Lady Gaga embraced this revitalised ancient trend under a new name - Grillz...

NYC based news portal Huffington Post wrote an article HERE...