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OLD BRACELET FROM NEPAL

OLD BRACELET FROM NEPAL

Old bracelet from Nepal. period: mid 20° century. material: silver, turquoise and coral. weight: 112 gr. price: sold, sorry. for more information, please email me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.com

Traditional silver Berber bracelet from the Draa Valley

Traditional silver Berber bracelet from the Draa Valley

Traditional Berber high grade silver bracelet from the Draa Valley in South East Morocco (width: 2,3 cm / inner diam. 5,8 cm / outer diam. 9 cm ). The decoration gives a beautiful relief. Early to Mid 20° century. This bracelet shows some sign of use but is in very good condition. Weight: 87 gr….

BIG YEMEN STERLING RING,NATURAL TURQUOISE,SIZE 9

WEIGHT- 36.2 GRAMS. SIZE -About a size nine. Price- $125.00.00 plus shipping. Fine vintage Yemen ring with natural turquoise stone,solidly made and strong, unisex style. PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR ANY INFO AT MY EMAIL ADDRESS matthews_maggie@yahoo.com. l 5 13 16

Beaded Rare Kuchi Anklets

Beaded Rare Kuchi Anklets

Nicely carved Beaded Kuchi Anklet. very rare. and almost very similar to Sindh valley anklets. this pair also again pointing towards how this Art Traveled around. this can be fitted to any size. the price is only US $ 25 for pair. for more detail please contact us at info@nooristanartgallery.com  

ONE OF A KIND OLD NECKLACE FROM RAJASTHAN

ONE OF A KIND OLD NECKLACE FROM RAJASTHAN

Old (Mid 20° century) necklace from Rajasthan made of silver, lapis lazuli and turquoise representing a bird. Weight: 129 gr (45 cm). Code: RAJA146. Price: SOLD, SORRY. For more information, please email me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.com

Lapislazuli Necklace with Gold Beeds

Lapislazuli Necklace with Gold Beeds

Necklace, made from unpolished Lapislazuli-discs and gold beeds. The beeds are filled with lac to prevent denting 68 grams; 45cm For more items please visit my website www.m-beste.de (EIRE/BREE)

Choker – Lapislazuli and Gold

Choker – Lapislazuli and Gold

Choker, made from tiny unposhid Lapislazuli beeds and antique gold (22ct, 19th century) from India Originally this was a bracelett from Andhra Pradesh, Central India, made with black glass beeds 16 grams; length of the front part 20cm. Adjustable closing For more items please visit my website www.m-beste.de (BLEE/RSEE)

Antique silver Turkmen temporal pendants – silver adornment – carnelian – Turkoman – Central Asia – Tekke – ethnic tribal –  nomadic

Antique silver Turkmen temporal pendants – silver adornment – carnelian – Turkoman – Central Asia – Tekke – ethnic tribal – nomadic

Price : 202 € ( 230 USD – 161 GBP) plus shipping at cost Those two gorgeous temporal pendants come from a ancient headdress called “Sinsileh”. The Sinsileh is composed of a silver band and two temporal pendants. Seven charms are attached on each pendant. Approximately 80 years old; a piece in the Yomud tribal…

Old Tribal Necklace – Naga, India

Old Tribal Necklace – Naga, India

Old glass and seeds beads. The necklace is cm. 42 in length (16.53″). The term Naga people refers to a conglomeration of several tribes inhabiting the North Eastern part of India and north-western Burma.They traditionally are tribally organized, with a strong warrior tradition. Tribe and clan traditions and loyalties play an important part in the…

Antique Yemen Silver Fan Shaped Ornament for Veil or Hair

Antique Yemen Silver Fan Shaped Ornament for Veil or Hair

  An antique silver ornament for hair or veil that once decked out a Yemeni bride from some family that enjoyed a certain status in her community in the early 1900s. This hair or veil ornament is the kind of jewelry made by a Yemeni Jewish silversmith before all the Jewish tradesmen and artisans left Yemen…

Nine Kol-boxes from Rajasthan

Nine Kol-boxes from Rajasthan

A collection of nine Kol-boxes from Rajasthan, India 19/20th century Silver, Diameter around 1,5- 2,5cm These boxes contained Kol, a blck make-up for the eyes of the women. Also used for babies, to protect their eyes from flies. E+EE

Antique Turkoman Silver Pendant Asik Ersari Tribal Design

Antique Turkoman Silver Pendant Asik Ersari Tribal Design

Antique silver Turkoman pendant called asik by the Turkoman. This plain ungilded silver with a certain cut of the gemstone is characteristic of the Ersari tribe of 1900, according to Dieter and Reinhold Schlechter, Old Silver Jewelry of the Turkoman. There are circular tracings for decorations along the raised section markers of the asik. The…

Bracelett from Morocco

Bracelett from Morocco

A bracelett, silver with niello-work, from Marocco, North Africa 19/20th century Inner diameter about 6 cm Euro 450,00 For more ornaments in gold and silver please visit my website www.m-beste.de Contact:  beste@t-online.de

MOROCCO RARE ANTIQUE FEZ MADE 18K+HAMSA,FEZ STAMPED

WEIGHT-email me for exact weight and price. SIZE – about 3 inches long plus bail. PRICE – email me, shipping must be secure but I will pay half. PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR ANY INFO AT MY EMAIL ADDRESS matthews_maggie@yahoo.com. A really cute and rare old piece stamped in Fez and guaranteed to be over 18…

Antique Yemen Silver Bridal Dowry Bracelet Braid Design Filigree Inlay

Antique Yemen Silver Bridal Dowry Bracelet Braid Design Filigree Inlay

Antique Yemen Silver Bridal Dowry Bracelet Braid Design Filigree Inlay The old tradition of providing a bride with a dowry mainly in silver jewelry was still followed. Some of the jewelry included coins as ornaments hanging from the bridal crown or headband. But most of the dowry was skillfully worked in filigree and granulation motifs…

An antique lingayat necklace, South India

An antique lingayat necklace, South India

This lingam holder of unusual shape has been provided with a small door, opening into a secret space, at the bottom of the main compartment. Sold with original chain. Size: 71 x 61 x 34 mm. €450   info@nishedha.com  

TIBETAN SILVER AND CONCH SHELL PENDANT

TIBETAN SILVER AND CONCH SHELL PENDANT

Tibetan silver and sacred conch shell pendant. period: early 20° century. 8,4 cm X 4,7 cm weight: 54 gr code: TIBA74 price: SOLD, sorry. for more information, please email me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.com

Fibula perfume amulet box silver Boulmane Dades region

Fibula perfume amulet box silver Boulmane Dades region

Found in Agdz on one of Sarah’s bead tours, this lovely fibula is a box perfume amulet.   All four dangles are original and intact.  The fibula has a beautiful patina, and obviously signs of some wear considering it’s from the late 1800’s. It’s from the Boulmane Dades area of Morocco. I haven’t polished it at…

authentic ethiopian tower ring featuring an italian coin – eagle open wings – sterling silver ring – tribal ring – ethnic jewelry  very rare

authentic ethiopian tower ring featuring an italian coin – eagle open wings – sterling silver ring – tribal ring – ethnic jewelry very rare

Price : 66 € ( 75 USD – 52 GBP) plus shipping at cost Original and authentic, Ethiopian tower ring, featuring an Italian coin – eagle open wings. Handcrafted tribal ring Pristine condition. Features ◈ material : sterling silver – Italian coin ◈ area : Ethiopia ◈ use : women adornment ◈ weight : 10,7…

Ancient Bactria Copper Seal Authenticated Published by Archeologist

Ancient Bactria Copper Seal Authenticated Published by Archeologist

Long after we left our two year residence in Afghanistan, this ancient Bactrian copper seal came into our collection through another resident of Afghanistan finding that we too had found Bactrian artifacts in the hands of dealers in antiquities in Kabul, Afghanistan. At that time, no one knew what culture had produced them, and certainly…

NECKLACE VARIED ANTIQUE JEWISH-MADE SILVER, BRASS TALISMANS,MOROCCAN

WEIGHT- GRAMS. SIZE -3 cm by 3cm about an inch, or varying… Price- $31.00 each or $349.00 for all, a saving of about $40.00, plus shipping. Super-old Jewish made brass and silver talismans from new Tafraoute in the Souss. Getting very rare. A selection of unusual pieces in various conditions but all fully functional. PLEASE…

Old silver bracelet from Himachal Pradesh

Old silver bracelet from Himachal Pradesh

Beautiful old indian silver bracelet coming from Himachal Pradesh, called gojaru. The bracelet is made with small silver spikes in several rows. Good silver content. These are rare bracelets difficult to find. From mid XXth century. The inner perimeter of this bangle is 14 cm round (5,51 in). The inner diameter is aprox. 4,5 cm…

Old berber silver bracelet, Morrocco

Old berber silver bracelet, Morrocco

Old cast berber silver bracelet, from the middle Atlas in Morrocco. They were made with sand molds, which were broken after the silver was solidified. These are heavy and massive type of berber bracelets. It weights 147 gr. The interior perimeter is 20 cm (7,87 in) (MAR35) Price: 190,00 €   If you need more…

Khrab earrings set enamelled silver RARE

Khrab earrings set enamelled silver RARE

Yet another gorgeous find on Sarah’s tour.  This one is a set of heavy silver Khrab earrings, with the rare crescent shape, and good enamel, considering. A few of the dangles are missing, and the piece of glass in the head pendant is also missing. See dialogue on Ethnic Jewels.   Quote Joost & Ayis: “Nice…

A Pair of Earrings

A Pair of Earrings

A Pair of  Earrings Made from facetted Lapislazuli from Afghanistan, Aquamarin and an old 22ct goldbead The hooks are antiallergic Sterling silver, 24ct goldplated 3,0 cm high without the hooks, weight 4,18 grams Please ask for more information or pictures Thank you for visiting my website www.m-beste.com

Old silver Indian bracelet from Himachal Pradesh

Old silver Indian bracelet from Himachal Pradesh

Beautiful old indian silver bracelet coming from Himachal Pradesh, called Banga. The silver of the bracelet itself is beautifully decorated with openwork. Several small dangles and leaf shape pendants hang from all around the cuff in long chains, looking charming on the arm and making a nice sound when moving. These are rare bracelets difficult…

Earrings from Rajasthan

Earrings from Rajasthan

Pair of earrings (ognia) from Rajasthan, India Silver, 11,6 grams grams, 5cm long. You find them in Waltrauds Ganguly, Earrings-Ornamental Identity and Beauty in India, page 221 Please visit my website www.m-beste.de

FANTASTIC VERY OLD INDIA OR YEMEN SILVER ANKLET W DANGLES

Weight- 177 grams. Size-over 3 inches inner diameter. Price- $403.00, plus shipping. This very old piece is solid silver and quite heavy. There are no flaws that would make it unwearable, but it is missing one dangle and one other is slightly shortened. We can put somethin on as a replacement for the dangle (but…

coral and sterling silver necklace

coral and sterling silver necklace

Price : 40 € (42 USD – 28 GBP) plus shipping at cost Delicate necklace. Beautiful authentic coral beads associated with sterling silver beads. End of XXth century. S clasp. Features ◈ material : coral beads and sterling silver beads ◈ area : Asia ◈ technical : ◈ weight : 21,9 g ◈ lenght :…

Afghan Antique Silver Filigree Granulation Pendant, Coral, Carnelian

Afghan Antique Silver Filigree Granulation Pendant, Coral, Carnelian

 Afghan antique silver pendant in filigree and granulation technique with coral and carnelian inlay and a turquoise (glass?) setting. This is a traditional Afghan Turkoman design for a pendant. They are usually made circular or oval, often forming a box or locket, or imitating that shape as in the case of this pendant. The center…

Silver star and garnet Tuareg khomeissa necklace

Silver star and garnet Tuareg khomeissa necklace

A classic Tuareg khomeissa necklace in pure silver and strung with vintage garnets. Comes with matching earrings. Made recently but a very old Tuareg design. Made in Agadez, Niger Length 17 inches/43cms length of central pendant 1.5 ins or 4cms weight 30grams £160.00

Ancient Iranian Faience Beads with Ancient Faceted Carnelian

Ancient Iranian Faience Beads with Ancient Faceted Carnelian

  This ancient Iranian faience bead string includes several newer beads, such as the four shiny perfectly round red carnelian beads and the likewise shiny round black obsidian or glass beads. The intriguing hand shaped bicone and multi-facted carnelian beads and the many old faience beads are the typical blue and white of Afghan-Iranian bead manufacture…