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    Ancient Beads, Mixed Necklace.

    A restrained blend of Ancient Persian and Bactrian beads, mainly in many shades of blue, blacks, greys, a few greens and others, with some very gently coloured. Whilst nearly all of these are old, many are very old and some are ancient dating back to the first and second millenium...
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    Ancient Turquoise and Gold Necklace.

    Sorry, this lovely old necklace is no longer available. A subtle blend of small old Turquoise beads, in many shades of blue greens, some very gently coloured. Whilst nearly all of these are old, many are very old and some are ancient dating back to the first and second millenium...
  • AUD $280.00

    Bactrian Small Bronze "Horse" Weight

    A small, lost wax cast (“cire perdue”) freestanding bronze weight. In the form of a standing, stylized “Horse” with sculpted hips and implied eyes, tail, mouth and ridge of mane. Age has given it a fairly dark patina, with an overall textured matte green tone. No scratches. In excellent condition,...
  • AUD $98.00

    Old Pashtun, Silver Ring.

    A very, very worn old Silver Pashtun Ring. This is one of the “special” very old rings, that we occassionally are able to source. It’s “special” in that it is very worn, with a lot of silver and detail worn off completely. This very worn pattern of what were spirals...
  • AUD $98.00

    Pashtun (Kuchi) Silver Earrings

    An old pair of small Pashtun Tribal silver earrings, suspending a chased and engraved bell dome,with double link chain drops, each terminating in a flattened spoon. Although these pointy hooks look quite intimidating, they aren’t that bad, I file the points,but don’t shove them in, be careful. At the back...
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    Pashtun, Domed Pendant.

    Sorry, this pendant is no longer available. Here’s a round, almost hemisherical, embossed silver alloy Pashtun Pendant, with dangles and a central carnelian surrounded by faceted coloured glass inserts. Ten stamped flowers around the base disguise rings attaching “S” hooks which suspend 2 or 3 chains with hollow diamond dangles....
  • AUD $110.00

    Pashtun, Old Silver and Glass Ring

    A very, very worn old silver and multi coloured glass Pashtun ring. From the border regions of Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran, either village or nomad, borders mean nothing. This is one of the “special” very old rings, that we occassionally are able to source. It’s “special” in that it is...
  • AUD $110.00

    Pashtun, Red Glass and Silver Earhooks

    Long, thick Tribal Silver Earhooks from the Pashtun Tribes on the borders straddling Iran/Afghanistan/Pakistan. They’ve aquired a nice mellow patina and will only improve, with wear. We have older, (see TE229.) but these are nice, with the added highlight of a faceted red glass, at four points. They’re not terribly...
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    Pashtun, Silver and Mirror Earhooks

    Sorry, these amazing earrrings are no longer available. An extraordinary, pair of much commented on, Pashtun Tribal Silver Earhooks, with a circular feature that is obviously an Evil Eye (and therefore protection against envy and the Evil Eye.) Two pieces of clear glass, cut carefully and with difficulty, have been...
  • AUD $130.00

    Pashtun, Silver Earhoops

      A slim pair of unusual, traditional Nomad’s hoops from the border regions of Southern Afghanistan. (the unusual feature is the addition of a single faceted red glass "stone" held in with worn "zig zag" teeth (some of which are worn away) They are made of Tribal Coin Silver which...
  • AUD $140.00

    Pashtun, Silver Ring with Mirror

    A truly marvelous ring, with brilliantly rich, bevelled mirror mounted onto more bevelled mirror. Deepest translucent Blue set onto Deepest translucent Red. Surrounded by dark and detailed silver work, worn smooth with wear. On a decorated band, this ring would stand up to a close up in a Fantasy Movie!...
  • AUD $94.00

    Pashtun, Thick Silver Earhoops

    Traditional Nomad’s hoops from the border regions of Southern Afghanistan. Thick Tribal Coin Silver, only for experienced holes, trust me. They’re about 2 + mm thick, ( about 10 gauge) you gently disengage them, then gently bend them SIDEWAYS to open, gently closing them the same way. NEVER pull the...
  • AUD $120.00

    Pashtun, Thick Silver Earhoops

      A large pair of traditional Nomad’s hoops from the border regions of Southern Afghanistan. Thick Tribal Coin Silver, only for experienced holes, trust me. They’re almost 2 mm thick, ( about 14 gauge) at the point you'd wear them, much thicker around 4 mm further down where you wouldn't need to...
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    Persian, Hinged Silver and Turquoise Wrist

    Sorry, this delightful silver wrist is no longer available. Lovely adjustable/hinged bangle, with stamped florals and applied silver discs and diamonds.   Lovely soft patina is enhanced with a row of small, mixed coloured Turquoise domes, (blue to deep blue green,) on on either side of the sliding pin/lock. Gently...
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    Persian, Hinged Silver and Turquoise Wrist

    Sorry, this delightful silver wrist is no longer available. Lovely adjustable/hinged bracelet, with stamped florals and applied silver discs and diamonds. A soft patina is enhanced with a row of small, mixed coloured Turquoise domes, (blue to deep blue green,) on either side of the sliding pin/lock. Gently twist the...