Exceptional Yemeni necklace; silver and 19 strands of small red coral beads with a central cylindrical amulet tube called "Hirz" with hanging dangles measuring 13 cm. 19° to early 20° century. Provenance: Belgian private collection. Ref.: "Ethnic Jewellry from Africa, Asia and the Pacific",The René van der Star Collection, The Pepin Press, page 70 - 71 Price: on request. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Anna Holland / Dorje Designs - Antique Moroccan fossil amber, with silver discs and antique Mauritanian imam beads (from a strand of prayer beads). The imam beads have inlaid silver wire in the surface of the ebony wood.