Close-up of a bicep band, from the Palermo Alba. Made 1181 with later additions. From the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Weltliche Schatzkammer. Inventory number SK_WS_XIII_7
Sewing and "Lacing" pearls were very common in Russia. This applies both imported ("gurmyshsky" and "kafimsky") pearls, and smaller - its produced in many northern rivers (known for more than 60 "pearl" of rivers).