A TAJIKISTAN BRIDAL NECKLACE
Fabulous original Tajikistan / Uzbekistan silver and coral dowry wedding necklace from early 20th century with lots of old genuine coral beads, shell disc beads, old silver beads and black glass beads. The entire multistrand necklace is strung on cotton cord, with a knot at the end.
A wonderful bold and rare museum quality piece, to collect or to wear.
Cf: Ethnic Jewellery, René van der star, page 110