Treasures from Paris: Afghani Silver, Carnelian

Treasures from Paris: Afghani Silver, Carnelian Click here to enlarge

Product #: NECKLACETP8

The pendant and matching earrings are especially fine examples of Afghani silverwork, with carnelian inlay, from M. Qayoom's Gobelin Tapis / Merveilles d'Inde on the avenue des Gobelins, Paris. The ebony beads with tiny inlaid silver points, some with deep red enamel inlay, are from Alexandria, Egypt,brought back by Roald Hoffmann, chemist and man of letters. The silver hand-shaped beads are from Turkey. Toggle clasp. NEW SALE PRICE


Add to Gift Registry

© 2010 Designer's Studio. All Right Reserved.
Designer's Studio
107 Designers Drive
Centre Hall PA 16828
Phone: 814-364-9220
Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | Shipping & Returns | Login

Graphic Design by The Artemis Group
Site Designed and Hosted by Acadia Systems, Inc.