As Busuli talked he fingered a heavy gold armlet
that encircled the glossy hide of his left arm.
When he was within about fifty feet of me he unclasped an enormous metal armlet
, and holding it toward me in the open palm of his hand, addressed me in a clear, resonant voice, but in a language, it is needless to say, I could not understand.
The visitor slipped a plain metal armlet
from above his elbow, and pointing to an inscription upon its inner surface, whispered a word or two to the clerk.
Nor did they recognize it for what it was--a piece torn from a green land armlet
A bare arm, protruding from the coverings, lay exposed against a black and yellow striped orluk skin--an arm of wondrous beauty about which was clasped an armlet
that Gahan knew.
There was a single armlet
between her right shoulder and elbow, and a series of them covered her left forearm from elbow to wrist.
All wore strange protruding girdles of dried grass about their hips and many were loaded with brass and copper anklets, armlets
They thronged the narrow length of our schooner's decks with their ornamented and barbarous crowd, with the variegated colours of checkered sarongs, red turbans, white jackets, embroideries; with the gleam of scabbards, gold rings, charms, armlets
, lance blades, and jewelled handles of their weapons.
In their sickness they wore no clothing, not even loin-cloths, though they retained their shell armlets
, their bead necklaces, and their leather belts, between which and the skin were thrust naked knives.
He also wore armlets
, and cinctures above the ankles, of the latter precious metal.
The metal anklets and armlets
adorning him aroused her envy.
Nine years did I stay with them, and many beautiful works in bronze, brooches, spiral armlets
, cups, and chains, did I make for them in their cave, with the roaring waters of Oceanus foaming as they rushed ever past it; and no one knew, neither of gods nor men, save only Thetis and Eurynome who took care of me.