Silver necklace ("kanthiolo hullar") from the early 20th century, from Gujarat. It is 14 round pendants & a central pendant strung on knitted wire, with a back hook. In between the round pendants are 16 flower shaped smaller spacers.
Silver Rupee Necklace from Himachal Pradesh, India. | From 1920s colonial India. Intricately cut by a Himachali silversmith, it was worn as a charm for wealth and fortune. Each genuine British Indian Silver Rupee bears the image of King George V as Emperor and dates from around 1919. The coins were removable in case the wearer found herself in need of cash!