• AUD $360.00

    Sulemani Agate Necklace

    A superb neckace of well balanced mixed black, deep umber, tobacco and whitebanded or striped Sulemani Agates (Solomon's Agates aka Suleimani Agates) The largest central barrel bead or "dzi" is very dark, almost black with very fine white lines. It's all about the beauty of Natures stripes and patterns, obviously...
  • AUD $450.00

    Antique Bronze Indian Deity

    An old South Indian bronze Hindu statue of  "Lord Narasimha seated with Lakshmi on his knee", that would likely once have acted as a personal or household icon or guardian for a domestic shrine. This 17th - 18th century statue made for domestic worship is well worn and quite beautifully patinated...
  • AUD $450.00

    Antique Bronze Tibetan Statuette

    An old Tibetan Buddhist bronze statuette of a seated Lama, that would likely once have acted as a personal or household icon or guardian for a domestic shrine or worn in a Prayerbox or "Gau". (I'm assuming as it is hollow backed that it was housed in a "Gau" and viewed...
  • AUD $450.00

    Antique Bronze Indian Deity

    An old South Indian bronze Hindu statue of a standing "Vishnu", with four arms, that would likely once have acted as a personal or household icon or guardian for a domestic shrine. This 17th - 18th century statue "Vishnu" made for domestic worship is well worn and beautifully patinated in a...
  • AUD $120.00

    Ancient Bead Necklace

    Sorry, this necklace is no longer available. A restrained dark blend of “basaltic” Ancient Persian and Bactrian beads, mainly in many shades of blue, blacks, greys, whites, tans, aquas, a few greens and others, with some very gently coloured. Whilst nearly all of these are old, many are very old and...
  • AUD $180.00

    Pashtun, Turquoise Gilt Earrings.

    An enchantingly old pair of silver Pashtun earrings with small turquoise glass cabachons (beads) in a few shades of pale blue, mixed with stamped gilt silver shapes. These stamped designs have ancient origins such as the Sun at the top. The silver has a fairly dark patina, check the reverse to see how...
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    Uzbek, Turquoise Silver Earrings.

    Sorry, these romantic old earrings are no longer available.An enchantingly old pair of silver Uzbek earrings with small turquoise cabachons in many shades of pale greens and blues, interspersed with small  gilt silver domes. These main "Timurud" units may have been part of an older headdress and now repurposed into earrings...
  • AUD $144.00

    Indian, Enamelled Silver Earrings

     A luxuriant pair of intensely blue enamelled, silver earrings from India (I'm assuming they're Indian, they may be from Multan in Pakistan, however the enamel is more brilliantly translucent than their usual opaque blue. Anyway it depends on their age as to which country we call it.) Inside this arched shape are...
  • AUD $300.00

    Bukharan, Enamelled Silver Earrings

     An exquisite dangly pair of enamelled, lightly gilt silver earrings from Buhkara (I'm assuming as there's a very romantic Russian/Persian/Chinese feel to them ) with 2 pairs of embossed and enamelled peacocks, the larger pair  being ridden with bridals by a dark tanned figure (?)      I'll clarify and...
  • AUD $260.00

    Bukharan, Enamelled Silver Earrings peacocks

       An exquisite dangly pair of enamelled silver earrings from Buhkara (I'm assuming as there's a very romantic Russian/Persian/Chinese feel to them ) with 2 pairs of embossed and enamelled peacocks.      I'll clarify and call them earhooks as the hook is fixed.     Beneath these peacocks dangle five...
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    Berber Enamelled Hamsa Necklace

    Sorry, but this charming necklace is on it's way to a better home.A Berber necklace of enamelled silver and coloured glass from the Anti Atlas in Western Morocco.  Comprising five "foliate" engraved plain silver "Hand of Fatimas" (aka Hamsas) in three sizes, which have central green and yellow enamelled medallions, these are set with...
  • AUD $190.00

    Berber Enamelled Coral Earrings

    A pair of Berber enamelled silver and pale "Angel's blush" pink* red coral earrings from the Greater Kabyle region of Algeria.  Basically a triangular enamelled shape invoking a traditional "fibular" normally worn to attach clothing on the chest.  The yellow and green enamelling with highlights of rich deep blue,  which is...
  • AUD $2,650.00

    Berber Enamelled Coral Necklace

    A Berber necklace (azrar) of enamelled silver and red coral from the Greater Kabyle region of Algeria.  Comprising nine enamelled plates, seven of which are set with old red coral cabachons, the centre having four. From these plaques a mixture of pendants hang some in the shape of stars, others balls and...
  • AUD $280.00

    Sulemani Agate Necklace

    A neckace of mixed brown and white banded or striped Sulemani Agates (Solomon's Agates aka Suleimani Agates)  The  central feature bead is unusual in that it is smaller than its neighbours ... that's because I find it exceptional and I wanted to draw attention to it. It is natural stone,...
  • AUD $360.00

    Sulemani Agate Necklace

    A neckace of mixed brown and white banded or striped Sulemani Agates (Solomon's Agates aka Suleimani Agates)  The largest central barrel bead gently swells in the centre with fine diagonal bands of Deep Umber,Tobacco and White.  It's all about the beauty of Natures stripes and patterns, obviously each bead will...
  • AUD $640.00

    Berber Large Enamelled Cuff

     A large Berber cuff  from the Beni Yenni Tribe of Greater Kabylia, Northern Algeria. A silver wrist cuff decorated with applied riased domes and twirling spirals of silver wire filled with ultramarine, mustard and lime green enamelling, set with six long old Red Coral twigs.  It widens at each end flaring out...
  • AUD $264.00

    Bell Earrings, Nielloed Silver

     Here's a stylish pair of "nielloed" silver Bell earrings from the Caucasus, on the western shores of the Caspian Sea. The smooth silver faces have been had birds applied, then filled in with a black resin simulating an inlay called "niello" that creates the contrast that sets off the design. This probably is not genuine...
  • AUD $280.00

    Peacock Earrings, Nielloed Silver

     Here's a charming pair of "nielloed" silver Peacock earrings from the Caucasus, on the western shores of the Caspian Sea. The smooth silver faces have been carved into creating a sinuous foliage design, then filled in with what looks like a black inlay called "niello" that creates the contrast emphasizing the design....
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    Agate Evil Eye Ring

    Sorry, this bold ring just left the building.Here's an interesting "Evil Eye Ring" (worn traditionally for Protection against the Eye). It's an engraved silver ring from the Afghanistan or Iran, with a fine "gold washed" zig zag around the outside. In the middle of the whole face staring up at you...
  • AUD $140.00

    Daghestani, Nielloed Silver Ring

    Here's an interesting "nielloed" silver ring from the Caucasus, on the western shores of the Caspian Sea. The smooth silver faces have been masked then oxidized creating a sinuous foliage design, of contrasting dark and shiny silver. A deeply engraved and sculpted band with possible "rams' heads" and a heavily sculpted bezel.  This...