This carved jade pumpkin is suspended from a braided green silk cord embellished with jade and hardstone beads and white jade leaves. The length is adjustable by pulling the white beads at the top. The overall length is about 13 inches. The pumpkin carving is:
Diameter: 1 in., Thickness: 3/8 in.
Here is a very captivating Container. Meticulously handcrafted by Turkoman Tribal Afghan refugee jewelers in Pakistan, it is a perfect container for your medication, snuff, stash, rings, or teabags. This piece measures 2.25" across and 3" long, by 1.5" tall. Made of coin metal, fire gilded, and set with a turquoise stone, with embossed designs. The detail on this piece is amazing!
This pendant depicts The 12 tribes of Israel. The center has a scroll that reads "LUCK" in Hebrew (MAZEL). It has a diameter of 1 1/2". The chain is 24 1/2" long. The front also displays the zodiac symbols. The back explains each sign: (12 tribes).
This piece is goldtone, in excellent condition and has a good heft. FREE US STANDARDS S/H
I'm offering this delicate Turkoman Fire Gilded Silver Lapis Fertility Necklace. It is made of silver plated gillet with triple dome cluster design highlighted with fire gilding, and set with lapis. This charming necklace is made by Afghan refugees living in Peshawar, Pakistan. It measures a total of 16", but the chain can be shortened easily. Great with your tribal looks or basic black. This would pair nicely with the Turkoman Fire Gilded Bracelets currently listed.
Decorated with inlaid discs and squares of bone, horn and wood, in the manner of tribal or ethnographic art, this compelling long chain necklace has an exotic, sophisticated feel. The discs are decorated on both sides; the squares, only on one side. Each ring of the cable chain is completely secured with solder; the chain has no clasp but can be doubled. The dating is mostly likely 1950-1960, although it could be older. Doubled, the chain measures 28 ½ inches long. It is conservatively dated.
Vintage pre-ban Ivory pin. This pin is in a form of a carved Lotus blossom and is made from elephant Ivory. It was made circa 1960's - 70's. It measures 1 7/8" x 1 1/4" and is in fine condition.
Note: This item can only be shipped within the U.S.A.
Egyptian Paste glass head of ancient Pharaoh head, wearing a crown with the Uraeus cobra , the molded head is done in purplish cobalt blue and sea foam blue green with tiny flecks of copper in the glass , with mold seams showing at the sides. I have listed many pictures of this since I use a point and shoot camera and this is as detailed as I can get .The loop is not gold but some kind of base metal , the face is pretty well detailed and has no damage .Size H 1.5" w 1" d 3/4"
Coin silver amber necklace that was purchased in Africa during the early '70's. Missing are three of the blue glass embellishments, one bell on the bottom of the pendant and a jump ring in the upper section. The chain measures 21";the pendant hangs 4". 62 grams.
I'm offering this pair of Turkoman Lapis Cuff Bracelets. They are made of silver plated gillet with a lacy etched design highlighted with fire gilding, and set with genuine Lapis. This pair is made by Afghan refugees living in Peshawar, Pakistan. Being two tiers, They are very wearable, and can be worn by a medium boned person. The inside measurement is 2 3/8" (6 cm) by 1 3/16" (3 cm) with a 1 3/8" (3.5 cm) opening. Great with your tribal looks, jeans, or basic black.
Black onyx bracelet marked "hecho en mexico" and with a left facing, full eagle mark. 8-links set with 8 black onyx stones, 4 are squared and 4 are smaller carved triangular stones. Measures 7.00" long by about 1.00" wide. Condition: Very good. I have an appraisal from 1980 which states that this metal is gold plated silver, however, I believe that it is the common Alpaca alloy.
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.
Lovely 10-link bracelet with alternating green onyx stones. Each of the 5 stones are carved to hold silver bands in place. Marked "silver mexico". Measures 7.00" long by about 0.625" wide.
The Taxco Mexico, post earrings dangle 1 1/8". They feature a common, Mexican character. These are marked MO-68 MEX 925. They are in excellent condition. FREE US STANDARD S/H
This sterling silver ring is a size 7 /12". It has a nice mod design with its intersecting, bi level lapis, bezel-set stones. It is marked JR? 925 and STERLING. The band is marked with the Eagle Assay mark for Taxco Mexico. It is in great condition and has a good heft. FREE US STANDARD S/H
Mens Kundan Diamond Emerald and a jellybean sized ruby in 20k gold, the ring is large size we need to check actual size but close to 10-11 size. Weight 12 g . the ruby is 1/4" wide by just under 1/2" long . Really cool flashy bling ring. size 9- 9.5
Ca 1970 A light weight silver filigree chain from Peru. Unmarked, it measures 66 inches and has no clasp.
Wonderful child's Taxco bracelet with black onyx stones. There are 3 rectangular and 3 triangular stones. Marked "echo en mexico alpaca". Measures 5.50" long by about 0.75" to 1.125" wide.
DESCRIPTION: A lovely sterling silver necklace consisting of three silver feathers, each terminating in a leaf and flower design and each attached to a natural, light blue turquoise cabochon with brown matrix (veining) centered between them. Very attractive, perfect condition, excellent workmanship and very wearable. Signed: "D" (John Delvin, master Navajo silversmith). See the last photo showing this necklace with other pieces from our Native American jewelry collection...