In western culture, bracelets are worn in leg merely for the purpose of adoring lower body with jewellery. It was not until the 20th century that silver anklets became popular in the west. But, women have been wearing anklets in India for generations. Even the modern millennials buy silver payal online. The history of anklet jewellery can be traced back to the Sumerian era. The first piece of metal jewellery for the leg was found in the ruins of the earliest civilization on earth. Since the prehistoric times, leg silver jewellery was a staple for the people in the Middle East and Egypt.