two elements: the first band woven of yellow silk and sewn with elongated metal plates decorated with a coin-shaped pendant. In the center, a small conical cabochon of filigree metal enhanced by a turquoise pearl; the second, a succession of four elements in crescent moon, the fifth in rosette, in gilded filigree metal enhanced by turquoise pearls and garnished with pendants in the form of coins.
Length of the band: 42 cm; height: 23.5 cmUses
A necklace of three rows of medals imitating coins and a row of pendants in the form of stars and half-moons, North Africa.
A Chiiriya necklace, Tunisia, probably Djerba, early 20th century