All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1960 item #1131943
The Old Bazaar
This tribal Egyptian silver bracelet is a very unusual piece. The bracelet itself dates back to the turn of the 20th century when silver, rather than alloy was used. It was refashioned into a bowl by adding the bottom plate around 1960. Egyptian silver is normally 90% pure, and this does have a hallmark on the bottom, which is what was used for dating it. The bottom plate is decorated in a traditional Mamluk inspired foliate design...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1980 item #1007448
Most harem rings are decidedly in the "fine jewelry" category -- made of high-carat gold and set with gemstones -- so it's quite unusual to find an affordable version. We got lucky and found two of them lately: a seven-ring stack of textured sterling bands and this beauty!

Here, diamond rhinestones not only ornament each of five bands joined at the back, but also fit together to form a lovely flower. The metal is silver in color, unmarked, and the faceted rhinestones are real dazzlers...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1900 item #1000274
Requiem Antique
Wide ivory bracelet with thick and heavy sides dating to 1800s, African continent. Best overall patina with bark-like interior aging you will only find on authentic antique ivory. 149gr or 5 1/4 oz! The diameter of one opening is 2 1/4" while the reverse end measures about 2 1/8" diameter...SO CHECK YOUR FIT. Measures about 2" wide. Shape is very well rounded so appears like a pumpkin shape. Interior hairline from end to end however only shows to the exterior as short hairline...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1920 item #940019 (stock #Misc142)
Many pieces of turkmen "jewelry" were sewn to clothing as amulets. This rare teke turkomen pendant was originally worn as a necklace and still has the original leather neckstrap. This piece has 5 flat carnelians and gold wash or "fireguilded" detail. The pendant is 6 inches across and 10 inches long.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1950 item #936842
Requiem Antique
Banded agate medallion is hand-carved with Arabic script, the names Allah, Mohammed, Hussein and Hasan. The bracelet is comprised of 4 sterling bangle bands all engraved and all stamped sterling inside. Most wax seals you may find will be carved into the faces of rings or fobs in carnelian or agate as seen here. Bracelet measures 2 5/8" diameter so will fit most. Face is 1 5/8" tall. Excellent condition!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1920 item #904726
The Old Bazaar
An early 20th century silver necklace and earrings. Made with Pahlavi coins featuring the Persian symbol of the lion with sword in front of the rising sun. The stylized bows are set with red and pink ruby colored glass. There are two tiers of coins and set rubies. The larger bow is elaborately encrusted with ruby glass and dangles. The smaller bow is topped with Avila, the twin headed eagle, and it's dangling coin appears Turkish as it features a Tughra, or seal of Solomon...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1900 item #547041
Ancient -Eyes

This silver Turkoman or Kazak fibula (breastplate) measures approximately nine inches from top to bottom. The diamond shape measures about five inches side to side or 4 1/2 inches when measured straight across as a square. It is about 1/4 inch or 6-7 mm in thickness. It appears to be solid rather than hollow. It has a black linen pad hand stitched to the reverse , which helps to document that it was actually a family heirloom, rather than merely having been produced to sell to tourists...