This is a late 19th century or early to mid 20th century Middle east or Caucasus tribal cuff.
I cannot determine the grade of silver most likely nickle because it did not test silver with silver acid.
It measures approximately 5" in length.
The work is very detailed.
An interesting, large silver 6-link bracelet with 6 carved green onyx stones. See Enlargement #3 for detail of mark which reads "echo en mexico d. f. " with initials JPR and a left facing eagle head. Measures 7.00" long by about 1.25" wide.
This traditional Miao Chinese Minority hair pin would have been worn by young woman for festival. The butterfly motif is in reference to the Miao creation myth.
The hair pin is 5 inches long.
Five(5) Chinese Ivory Clasps for necklace, 1" long, 3/8" diameter, screw 2 pieces together, all in good condition. Imported to U. S. prior to 1980.
A very intricate silverwork buckle by straits Chinese silversmith, with the flora pattern and tiny figurines in it , with belt
This necklace consists of 2 carved ivory beads 3/4ths inch diameter, 8 large carved bone beads 3/4th inch, and 88 smaller carved bone beads (1/2 inch). Each large bone and ivory bead has a protective metal sleeve around the stringing hole. If opened up the strand would measure approx 48 inches...beautiful patina on both the ivory and the bone beads....
It is a Gilt Silver Brooch made for Straits Chinese in early 20th century circa 1920s to 30s or can be earlier, it is called Kerongsang used with the buttonless elegance Baju Kebaya of Nyonya, being used as the substitute of button and as brooch or ornaments, made of silver repousse and of birds and flora pattern, please ask for more info and photos, and happy browsing my gallery!!
Offered is an adorable vintage and custom made native American Indian sterling silver turquoise necklace depicting a magnificent symmetrical design on the center, embellished with fine turquoise stones and silver design, in magnificent details on the stones, chain, and the fine silver artwork...
Beautiful Taxco Silver 4-link bracelet marked "sterling .925 Taxco." Measures 6.25" long by about 1.50" wide. Each link set with oval pointed cut green onyx, about 14 x 17mm. Condition: Very good.
Three matching antique Chinese sterling silver mounted dark reed or rattan bangle bracelets with repousse designs, all from the same estate. Circa 1900. Not marked. Overall excellent condition. The silver elements are held in place by tiny brass nails. There appear to be two nails missing. One is on a center element, where one of the two nails is missing, and one is on an end element. The silver pieces are secure. Each bangle is approximately 2 1/2 inches inside diameter and 1/4 inch wide/thick...
Chinese large carved Walnut Bead, 1 1/8" x 1 1/8" diameter, with carved figures and polished natural Walnut. The condition is good and no damages.
Two bands of embossed silver enclose this very interesting bracelet of what looks to be black coral. The silver bands feature deeply impressed and oxidized floral designs on the outer surface and are attached to the bangles by tiny pins. They are very secure and the bangle itself exhibits very few signs of wear. The bracelet is likely from the 1920s and has a roomy internal circumference of 8 1/2 inches.
Common to South Arabia and Yemen, the mesh "labbeh" or "Kirdam" were worn wrapped around the neck or attached to the sides of the headgear hanging down as a frame to women’s chin. This particular libbeh is from the late 1800’s–early 1900. This very finely made tribal labbeh has elaborate lengths of filigree and numerous dangling beads. This type of jewelry would have been part of a woman’s dowry given to the bride by her father
Offered is an adorable vintage and custom made native American Indian sterling silver green turquoise necklace depicting a magnificent symmetrical design on the center, embellished with fine turquoise stones and alluring silver design, in magnificent details on the stones, chain, and the fine silver artwork...
A rare silver bracelet in the form of dragon snake from south East Asian region, it is worn by higher level people of the society
Beautiful, carved white jade pendant with 14 k yellow gold bail. This double sided, intricately carved pendant measure 2 1/4" in diameter without the bail. Weight is 18.9 grams. Condition is excellent.
Stunning colorful Berber necklace from Morocco made of a variety of beads. The large center ball is enamel. It is surrounded by three strands of coral as well as glass and silver beads. The necklace measures 20 inches in length.
Offered is a wonderful large vintage and custom made native American Indian sterling silver turquoise necklace depicting a magnificent symmetrical design on the center, embellished with fine turquoise stones and alluring silver design, in magnificent details on the stones, chain, and the fine silver artwork...