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Pendant (2) - Silver +800 - Afghanistan/Ethiopia

Lot reference 30794421
Pendant (2) - Silver +800 - Afghanistan/Ethiopia

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Location: United States
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1st half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Total nr of items: 2
Object: Pendant (More lots)
Region/ country: Afghanistan/Ethiopia
Material: Silver +800
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 2×3×9 cm
Weight: 28 g

Antique Afghan silver prayer box, Quran scroll container, Indian silver wire chain, Talisman holder, 9 cm long, 29 gr. silver.

Early 20th century high grade silver, Pashtun cylindrical talisman amulet prayer box from Afghanistan but acquired in India.

The talisman tube was made from a single high grade silver sheet with stamped repose traditional geometric designs and stylized floral decorations. The talisman container has a miniature paper scroll containing a combination of prayers. For wearers, this protective amulet and manuscript are meant to have magical powers with an invocation asking God to protect the bearer.

Handmade from the early to mid 20th century: The Coptic cross is high grade silver, acid tested, with a copper component). Pendant height: 6 Centimeters; Pendant width: 3.5 Centimeters. Acquired in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.

Amulet comes on a leather necklace, cross comes as pendant only.

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Catawiki member since July 28, 2019, received 3 reviews in total (3 in last 12 months)

  • Very nice and helpful seller. Long delivery time, but to be expected from the States. All fine. Thanks

    user-e89b433 December 18, 2019

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    Très beaux pendentifs qui sont arrivés en très bon état,car ils étaient parfaitement emballés. Un grand merci. Cordialement,Raoul
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    user-24fd5af December 14, 2019

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    Terredehaut97137 August 25, 2019


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