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OLD TIBETAN “GAU” AMULETBOX

OLD TIBETAN “GAU” AMULETBOX

Old Tibetan woman’s amuletbox. Origine: Tibet. Period: early 20° century. Material: silver, copper and aventurine. Dim.: 7 X 9 cm. Weight: 59 gr. Code: TIBA89. Price: SOLD, SORRY. For more information, please contact me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.com

Old anklet from Afghanistan

Old anklet from Afghanistan

Old silver alloy anklet from Afghanistan, probably Pashtun. First half 20° century. Weight: 121 gr Price: on request. For more information, please email me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.be

OLD TORQUE FROM THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE

OLD TORQUE FROM THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE

A torque or neck ring from the Golden Triangle. This one is probably from the Mien Tribe (or Yao tribe) with the traditional flower carvings (inner diameter: 21,8 cm). It’s made of mix metals with a little bit silver (early to mid 20° century). Weight: 415 gr Code: LAOA86 Price: on request. For more information,…

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)

29 Antique Natural Amber beads from Morocco

29 Antique Natural Amber beads from Morocco

Strand with twenty-nine antique natural amber beads coming from Morocco. Weight: 71 grams. Beads measures: from ø 14,2 to 28 mm. Strand measures (bead to bead): 26,5 cm. / 10,4 inches. Price: SOLD, THANK YOU! Shipping and handling: Free. Contact: Roger – rogercu9@gmail.com More pictures available under request.

Old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

Old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

An old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in India Good Silver, the round beads are filled with lac to prevent denting Length 47cm, weight 65 grams Please ask for more information or pictures Thank you for visiting my website www.m-beste.com  

Antique Pumtek Bead Necklace

Antique Pumtek Bead Necklace

This is a strand which is largely antique Pumtek beads that were bought by the collector over 40 years ago. She is a jeweller and strung the beads with contemporary silver beads and an “S” hook so that it could be worn (the strand is 21 1/2 inches long). The collector also made a silver…

Necklace, facetted Garnet and Antique Goldpendant from India

Necklace, facetted Garnet and Antique Goldpendant from India

Necklace, facetted garnet and antique goldpendant from Kerala, South India. The pendant was made from an 19th century gold earring (22ct)It shows the face of a Kirthimukkha. 11,0 grams, 44cm long For more items please visit my website www.m-beste.de ENSE  

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Tibetan necklace with Gau prayerbox pendant

Tibetan necklace with Gau prayerbox pendant

Vintage Tibetan silver, coral and turquoise necklace with Gau prayerbox pendant. Weight: 113 gr (49 cm) Code: TIBA97 Price: on request For more information, please email me at didiergregoire03@gmail.com www.pili-piliethnics.com  

OLD MOROCCAN ALMOST STERLING FILIGREE CLASP BRACELET W CORAL

WEIGHT- 48 GRAMS. SIZE -About 2 1/3 inches in inner diameter. Price- $144.00 plus shipping. Finest antique Tiznit filigree work with no flaws or breakage. Fine genuine coral beads for stones. Exotic and authentic! PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR ANY INFO AT MY EMAIL ADDRESS matthews_maggie@yahoo.com. a 7 11 16

STRAND 23 GRAMS TUNISIAN CORAL, GENUINE RED UNDYED, FINE

Weight-23  grams. Size-20 inches long (51 cm). Price- $132.00, plus shipping. A lovely graduated strand, has no clasp but we can put one on, guaranteed genuine Mediterranean coral from Tunisia, non dyed, non treated. Good for all jewelry uses. If you would like to contact me for more photos or information, please email me at…

Old Necklace with Amber and Silver from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

Old Necklace with Amber and Silver from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

Old Necklace with Silver and Amber Length 46cm, weight 40 grams Please ask for more information or pictures Thank you for visiting my website www.m-beste.com  

Golden Earrings from India

Golden Earrings from India

A pair of golden earrings (23ct) from Rajasthan India 2,9 grams; about 4cm high early 20th century The shape symbolizes a pipal-leaf, some people say a cobra-head For more items please have a look at my website www.m-beste.de EOLE

Eritrean/Tigrai fertility necklace.

Eritrean/Tigrai fertility necklace.

Eritrean/Tigrain fertility symbols necklace, was original an set of anklets. Made of good coin silver at least 70/100 or more. In this piece I have added a lovely telsum (charme box) decorated with  filigree decoration. All old pieces and finished off with newly (traditional)made silver cone shaped beads. A delicate feminin necklace. The price is…

Silver Harrar Scroll box,Ethiopia

Silver Harrar Scroll box,Ethiopia

This Harrar scroll box, good coin silver.It is known as a Harrar box. It could have been used by christians as well as moslims. It measures 9.5 x 8.5 x 3 cm, without the bells and loops….so just the solid box and weighty. The filegree work has the strong  ancient design of the jewish silversmith…

Naga Necklace

Naga Necklace

Price : 90 € ( 101 USD – 67 GBP) plus shipping at cost Authentic Naga necklace made of 9 pendants shell. The 9 pendants are engraved. A small orange glass bead separates each pendant. The closure is also carved into an old shell. reference 363 If you would like to contact me for more…

Elevated ring Ait Ouarzguit Morocco

Elevated ring Ait Ouarzguit Morocco

Elevated ring a wonderfully rare robust elevated ring from Siroua uk size n £60 plus shipping at cost sarah@berbersilver.com  

Old SILVER KITAB AMULET. Unusualy size. Ida Ou Semlal, Morocco

Old SILVER KITAB AMULET. Unusualy size. Ida Ou Semlal, Morocco

Old silver and brass “kitab” amulet from the Ida Ou Semlal ethnic group of south Morocco. Unusual size, please see measures. Measures: 34,7 x 42,5 mm. Price: $ 75.00 Shipping and handling: $ 7.00 Contact: Roger – rogercu9@gmail.com More pictures available under request.

Solid silver OLOMI Turkoman Afghanistan collectible cuff  #1

Solid silver OLOMI Turkoman Afghanistan collectible cuff  #1

This beautiful, old, original solid silver cuff is from the OLOMI people of Turkmenistan. It is hand made an delicately incised with a floral pattern. The silver is flexible enough to fit over any wrist, yet is snug enough not to fall off. A wonderful statement piece, and as these are getting more difficult to…

Old bedouin coral and silver Yemenite necklace

Old bedouin coral and silver Yemenite necklace

Beautiful ethnic Yemeni necklace, made with a beautifully decorated bedouin silver hirz , big silver beads, filigree beads and real red coral beads. Some small dangles hang from the central hirz. The necklace can be fasten and unfasten easily with a hook. The silver is not pure, but mixed with some other metal. The central…

Antique Earrings from South India

Antique Earrings from South India

A pair of old earrings (19th century) from Tamil Nadu, South India Gold (22ct), glass, pearls, backside copper 3,7 grams; about 3cm high For more items please have a look at my website www.m-beste.de ESOE

Algerian coin headdress / frontal

Algerian coin headdress / frontal

A black woven band with coins . As seen in the iconic Algerian photograph from the 1930’s 17 beautiful  arabic coins .29 mm diameter  on a black woven 72 cm long strand £140 plus shipping at cost Please email me to make a purchase janisfairweather@sky.com  

A beautiful creation by Rashantha of Kadambari Jewels

A beautiful creation by Rashantha of Kadambari Jewels

Three antique Yemeni Amulets. with sponge coral and bone beads $550 ( US Dollars) This is a charity sale details of the event you are supporting with your purchase can be seen here  Please e mail     rashantha.devanesan@gmail .com    to make a purchase.  

Faux vintage and beach amber, old Ethiopian beads

Faux vintage and beach amber, old Ethiopian beads

Chunky vintage faux amber, beach amber and Ethiopian silver beads, 20″, $525. To purchase, please contact Victoria: vzrivers@ucdavis.edu www.victoriazrivers.com

Pair of Silverbangles

Pair of Silverbangles

A Pair of silverbangles from Rajasthan, India These are footbangles, fitting for the small feet of an Indian woman Can be worn around the wrist too; they are open in the front 120 grams Inner diameter 6,5cm Euro 270,00

Old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

Old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in Northern India

An old Silver Necklace from Himachal Pradesh in India Good Silver, the round beads are filled with lac to prevent denting Length 47cm, weight 65 grams Please ask for more information or pictures Thank you for visiting my website www.m-beste.com  

Authentic ancient Berber bracelet – Azbeg – Morocco – Moroccan adornment – collectible jewelry – museum quality – Ida Ou Semlal – Africa

Authentic ancient Berber bracelet – Azbeg – Morocco – Moroccan adornment – collectible jewelry – museum quality – Ida Ou Semlal – Africa

price : 230 € plus shipping at cost Arch-shaped silver bracelet with one large colored glass stone in high relief and attached by means of metal rivets, visible on the underside of the bracelet. A raised curvilinear decorative element, also affixed with rivets visible on the bracelet’s underside, defines each edge. Curvilinear green, yellow and…

Ethiopian Telsums,Wollo

Ethiopian Telsums,Wollo

These are telsums from Ethiopia from the Wollo province of a good silver contents. They are worn with many pieces on a long,blue colored woollen cord. Than given as a engagement gift tothe bride by the groom. Through the years pieces are added or sold as the need may be. The pieces had a protective…

Extraordinary Yemen old silver necklace

Extraordinary Yemen old silver necklace

This is an extraordinary example of a traditional yemeni necklace, all silver, with a big central hirz (12 cm – 4,72 inches) and two more smaller hirz with dangles (9 cm – 3,54 in). In between there are 6 big silver silver beads (aprox diameter 3,5 cm – 1,37 in). All elements on this necklace…

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

FINE OLD PR MOROCCAN BERBER NEAR STERLING ENAMEL BRACELETS,TAFRAOUTE

Weight- 171 grams. Size-2 1/4 inches in inner diameter with clasp. Price- $444.00, plus shipping. A fine old pair, with the flat hand made imported Iraqi glass stones, and the Tafraoute design ( probably made in Anezi on the road up the mountains), really good enamel for the age of them, no coin holders, original…