A two strand necklace from North India. | The die-stamped pod-shaped beads have small wooden buffer beads in between to protect them from rubbing against each other. The heavily worn out British Raj set of coins are of 1 rupee, 1/2 rupee and 1/4 rupee.First half of XX century, some elements may be older. Restrung with a contemporary braided cotton piece to make wearing it comfortable
NECKLACE INDIA FIRST HALF 1900. he necklace is made of 11 Indian silver Rupee. The two extremes are decorated by cloisonne’ blue varnish in all of the Indian subcontinent like in all of Asian areas, the silver coins have a amulet value and not frequently put in traditional ornaments.Via S D via haniki theron.
Old silver indian pendants from Rajasthan, made with high grade silver. The central round pendant has what it seems to me an embossed Shiva image. These pendants were usually worn 4 on each side and a central squared amulet pendant. The amulet have been recently strung, but it is an old and worn piece.