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!
by Luda Hunter | Necklace; antique fossil amber from Morocco, combined with traditional Moroccan Berber spiral pendant with 4 silver coin pendants on either side. Moroccan zebra shells, two large Ethiopian coin silver coins, old cornerless cube Tuareg silver beads and striped Venetian 'Gooseberry' beads of the African trade period. Sterling silver clasp | 1,485AU$