• AUD $140.00

    Ersari Turkoman, Carnelian and Silver Earhooks

    A sculptural pair of silver Ersari (?) Turkoman Earhooks, with punched designs, and an applied embossed/stamped ‘tree’ above a protective, flat oval Carnelian, held in with ‘zig zag’ teeth. I’m assuming they’re Ersari, but their detailed decoration could lead to other Turkoman branches, perhaps Saryk or Salor, even perhaps old...
  • AUD $580.00

    Ersari Turkoman, Carnelian and Silver Earhooks

    A sculptural pair of silver Ersari (Olam ?) Turkoman Earhooks, with inscribed swirling foliate designs, and edged with strips of stamped beading surrounding a central flat round Carnelian bead held in with a plain worn bezel. I’m assuming they’re Ersari, and I lean towards the Olam sub group of Ersari even,...
  • SOLD

    Ersari Turkoman, Large Silver Beads

    Sorry, this necklace is no longer available. A long, very wearable collection of large, old silver Turkoman Beads, possibly all Ersari or Saryk, but at least 5 styles, which may represent different tribes, or at least different smiths/workshops. Together there are 18 large ovoid beads, of graduated sizes, from 47...
  • SOLD

    Tekke Turkoman, Gilt Silver Earrings

    Sorry, this pair of dangly Turkoman earrings are no longer available. However, we may still have some very similar ones, just search for Tekke Earrings. A pair of very wearable partially “gilt” silver dangling earrings, made by Turkoman Silversmiths in Northern Afghanistan. Set with “cabachon” teardrop Carnelians and imitation Turquoises....
  • AUD $480.00

    Tekke" Turkoman Black Cotton "Chyrpy

    Tekke Turkoman “chyrpy”, traditional colourfully embroidered black cotton, long sleeved coat. With Classic burgundy/yellow/white silk, hand embroidered borders of checks, flowers and stylized plant forms (some most probably Tulips.) The back is almost plain, the front having broad borders embroidered in double chain stitch. Lined in a Russian Cotton “rose”...
  • AUD $88.00

    Uzbek "gilt" Earrings

    Gilt silver “Uzbek style” earrings made by Turkoman Silversmiths in Northern Afghanistan, with dangling garnets, rose quartzes, ”lapis” and ”deep turquoise” coloured resins. The gilt has a convincingly warm glow to it, stamped/embossed suns and flowers are set upon the background, which is corrugated catching the light with every movement....
  • AUD $110.00

    Yomud Turkoman, Embossed Silver Earhooks

    A pair of Ersari or Yomud silver “rams’ horns” earhooks, with embossed silver dimple borders, and small raised bosses. They have a dramatic, sculptural presence, but they’re quite light, being hollow, and not dangling, so there is less pull. With a very sturdy hook, about 16 gauge, for experienced ear...