Five beautiful antique silver pendants from India, which were most probably used to hold kohl, an ancient eye cosmetic. On a strand of recycled bottle glass beads from Ghana. Sterling silver hook and eye clasp.
This type of traditional collar is typical from north of India (Cashmere). The turquoise inlay on this piece is really beautiful (however I can't understand why you would wear it with this sloppy top).
rakshasaland: “ This is an extravagant necklace hand crafted by award winning jeweler Moussa Albaka and is made of sterling silver and beautiful spider web turquoise beads. The pendant is known as a “Tcherot” and is inlaid with ebony wood.