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!
Silver, India Description A pair of earrings (unique antique) from Rajasthan called "phuljhumka" and worn by Gypsy Lambadi or benjara nomads: in this case, the three levels, the floral designs are truly amazing ... these earrings are dedicated to Ganesh as shown in the small thumbnails under glass in the upper part of the earrings ... these earrings are pieces for discerning collectors ... Weight:99,85gr et102,70 gr Height:6,49 inch www.halter-ethnic.com...see "My Lucky Finds"