Currently almost all the pieces available are old pieces, kept by jewelry collectors. Likewise, this is also a genuine Yemenite Lazem necklaces, one of the most prominent designs used by the Jewish Yemeni craftsman. The silver used in this necklace is called "Coin Silver", which is 900 Silver. The content of the silver used in this necklace is 90% Silver and 10% other metals, mostly copper.Because 925 silver was too soft for the Yemeni craftsman to work with, they only used coin silver to make their jewelry, which as a name suggests, is made by melting old silver coins. Coral used on this necklace is natural and not dyed. The 3 hanging pendants are called. Talismans or kutub, which are amulet prayer box hollow pendants.
This necklace has came directly from Sanaa, Yemen, sent to me by a Yemeni friend, which authenticates it's genuineness and originality. The photos are of the actual necklace.
Weight: 9.3 Oz (263g). We happily accept return if the received item is not as displayed or described. Please note that if the item(s) has reached the destination with defects caused during transit then kindly send us at least 3 photos of the damaged area from different angles.The photos must be sent within 3 days after receiving the package. We treat our rings and cuff bracelets with a protective coating to prevent metal allergies. For Earrings, we either use hypoallergenic ear wire or otherwise treat the ear wire with the allergy prevention coating. Although our treatment works for most of our customers, we do not guarantee complete allergy prevention. The item "Old Vintage Yemenite Bedouin Necklace Antique Amulet Yemen Silver Yemeni Jewelry" is in sale since Tuesday, September 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Middle Eastern". The seller is "crafteast" and is located in Middletown, New Jersey.
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